The Attic extension Specialists Swallowfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Swallowfield, RG7 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Swallowfield
Most attic extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in attic extension in attic extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Swallowfield, RG7 1
home improvement near Riseley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Stanford End, RG7 1
house renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Beech Hill, RG7 2
house refurbishments near Farley Hill, RG7 1
house renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included