The Attic extension Specialists Eastheath
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 Eastheath, 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 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 Eastheath
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 renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
home improvement near Wokingham, RG41 2
garage conversion near Barkham, RG41 4
house renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
kitchen refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business 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 rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify 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 assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included