The Loft extension Specialists Gardeners 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 Gardeners Green, RG40 3 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 Gardeners 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided 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 likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. 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 current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing customers 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of