The Loft extension Specialists Dowlesgreen
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 Dowlesgreen, RG40 1 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 Dowlesgreen
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 renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
garage conversion near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
refurbishment company near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
home improvement near Popeswood, RG12 8
garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
garage conversion near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
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 selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included