The Attic extension Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of