The Loft extension Specialists Wokingham
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 Wokingham, RG41 2 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 Wokingham
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 renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
bathroom renovations near Eastheath, RG41 2
house renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
garage conversion near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
refurbishment company near Holme Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Honey Hill, RG40 3
house renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been 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 provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
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 structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of