The Attic extension Specialists Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 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 Play Hatch
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:renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand 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 involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will provide 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement 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 expecting that light fittings are consisted of