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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might 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 just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of