The Loft extension Specialists Mill End
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 Mill End, RG9 6 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 Mill End
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:kitchen refurbishment near Mill End, RG9 6
garage conversion near Greenlands, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
home improvement near Aston, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Remenham, RG9 3
home improvement near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included