The Loft extension Specialists Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6 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 Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6
renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
house renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of