The Attic extension Specialists Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6 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 Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
home improvement near Play Hatch, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of