The Loft extension Specialists Finchampstead
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 Finchampstead, RG40 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 Finchampstead
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 refurbishment near Finchampstead, RG40 4
bathroom renovations near The Ridges, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Eversley, RG27 0
refurbishment company near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Up Green, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
garage conversion near Lower Common, RG27 0
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have 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 possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of