The Loft extension Specialists Holly Cross
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 Holly Cross, RG10 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 Holly Cross
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:home improvement near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Holly Cross, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
house refurbishments near The Holt, RG10 9
home improvement near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Kiln Green, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct 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 new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included