The Loft extension Specialists Nuptown
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 Nuptown, RG42 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 Nuptown
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically 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 extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included