The Loft extension Specialists Kiln 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 Kiln Green, RG10 9 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 Kiln 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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kitchen renovation near The Holt, RG10 9
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property refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
garage conversion near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
garage conversion near Holly Cross, RG10 8
renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included