The Loft extension Specialists Shinfield
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 Shinfield, 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 Shinfield
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:bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
home improvement near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
property refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Whitley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted 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 confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included