The Loft extension Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 5 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 Tickleback Row
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles 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 important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a 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 advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included