The Loft extension Specialists Earley
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 Earley, RG6 7 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 Earley
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:house refurbishments near Earley, RG6 7
renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Woodley, RG5 3
renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
garage conversion near Winnersh, RG41 5
refurbishment company near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Sindlesham, RG41 5
refurbishment company near Woodley Green, RG5 4
bathroom renovations near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans 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 really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed 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 give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of