The Loft extension Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 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 Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1
home improvement near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
house refurbishments near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify 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 uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included