The Loft extension Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 8 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 Borough Marsh
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:home improvement near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Ruscombe, RG10 9
garage conversion near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing 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 great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included