The Loft extension Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6 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 Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Play Hatch, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Sonning, RG4 6
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Charvil, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of