The Loft extension Specialists Charvil
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 Charvil, RG10 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 Charvil
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:kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
refurbishment company near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Sonning, RG4 6
renovation near Twyford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Shiplake, RG9 4
house renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right 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 ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure 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
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of