The Loft extension Specialists The Throat
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 The Throat, RG40 3 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 The Throat
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:renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
house renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, 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 ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included