The Loft extension Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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:bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really 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 with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included