The Loft extension Specialists Hazeley Bottom
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 Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8 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 Hazeley Bottom
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included