The Loft extension Specialists Schoolgreen
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 Schoolgreen, RG2 9 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 Schoolgreen
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of