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 renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing 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 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of