The Loft extension Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Arborfield, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft 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 Arborfield
Most loft 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 Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft 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 loft extension in loft 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:renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Langley Common, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
renovation near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of