The Attic extension Specialists Langley Common
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 Langley Common, RG2 9 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 Langley Common
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 Langley Common, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
home improvement near Farley Hill, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
house renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
home improvement near Sindlesham, RG41 5
home improvement near Shinfield, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially 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 reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included