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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the right price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included