The Loft extension Specialists Heathlands
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 Heathlands, 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 Heathlands
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 renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near Holme Green, RG40 3
renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Crowthorne, RG45 6
property refurbishment near The Ridges, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently 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 people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand 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 very best methods to clarify 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included