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 renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
renovation near Greenlands, RG9 3
house renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Remenham, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will give 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of