The Loft extension Specialists Remenham
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 Remenham, RG9 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 Remenham
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:home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
home improvement near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Greenlands, RG9 3
garage conversion near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
home improvement near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
property refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
home improvement near Hambleden, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand 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 what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included