The Attic extension Specialists Barkham
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included