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Loft extension in Shiplake, RG9 4

The Loft extension Specialists Shiplake

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 Shiplake,  RG9 4 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 Shiplake

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:

kitchen refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.

Picking the incorrect kind of builder

Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting extensive quotes

Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.

If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track

Not understanding jargon in the quote

There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products 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 should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking to existing clients

It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process

Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote

One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of

CC Top Builders – loft extension Shiplake, RG9 4

CC Top Builders a registered loft extension builders in Shiplake. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
5885 Cottage Street
Shiplake, EN RG9 4

Oxfordshire, England (EN)

Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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