The Loft extension Specialists Pingewood
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 Pingewood, RG30 3 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 Pingewood
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:house refurbishments near Pingewood, RG30 3
kitchen refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of