The Loft extension Specialists Langley Common
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 Langley Common, RG2 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 Langley Common
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that 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 house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies 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 cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of