The Loft extension Specialists Beech Hill
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 Beech Hill, RG7 2 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 Beech Hill
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 Beech Hill, RG7 2
garage conversion near Stanford End, RG7 1
renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Swallowfield, RG7 1
renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may 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 important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of