The Loft extension Specialists Sonning
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, 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
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, RG4 6
garage conversion near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Play Hatch, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Charvil, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near New Town, RG1 3
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give 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 main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included