The Loft extension Specialists Lower 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 Lower Common, RG27 0 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 Lower 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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Lower Common, RG27 0
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kitchen renovation near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
home improvement near Farley Hill, RG7 1
garage conversion near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
garage conversion near Finchampstead, RG40 4
kitchen refurbishment near Up Green, RG27 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently 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 which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact 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 definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a number 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 waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides 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 handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of