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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder 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 a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included