The Attic extension Specialists College Town
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 College Town, GU47 0 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 College Town
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near College Town, GU47 0
home improvement near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
house renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
garage conversion near Sandhurst, GU47 9
bathroom renovations near Blackwater, GU17 9
home improvement near Darby Green, GU17 0
garage conversion near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
kitchen renovation near York Town, GU15 3
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. 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 customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of