The Loft extension Specialists Crowsley
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 Crowsley, RG9 4 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 Crowsley
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 renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included