The Attic extension Specialists Earley
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 Earley, RG6 7 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 Earley
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:property refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
bathroom renovations near Lower Earley, RG6 3
house renovation near Woodley, RG5 3
house refurbishments near Whiteknights, RG1 5
home improvement near Winnersh, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Sindlesham, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Woodley Green, RG5 4
house refurbishments near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of