The Loft extension Specialists Three Mile Cross
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 Three Mile Cross, RG7 1 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 Three Mile Cross
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered 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 a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included