The Loft extension Specialists Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 1 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 Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 1
house renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
renovation near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
house renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Mays Green, RG9 4
renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
garage conversion near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
house renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very 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 to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify 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 a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included