The Attic extension Specialists Arborfield Cross
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Arborfield Cross
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate what is omitted 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 celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of