The Loft extension Specialists Hound Green
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 Hound Green, 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 Hound Green
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend 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 best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included