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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kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot 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!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides 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 dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of