The Loft extension Specialists Crown Wood
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 Crown Wood, RG12 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 Crown Wood
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 Crown Wood, RG12 9
house renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Bullbrook, RG12 2
house renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies 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 an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar 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 considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand 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 expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, 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
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included