The Attic extension Specialists Popeswood
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 Popeswood, RG12 8 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 Popeswood
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:garage conversion near Popeswood, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
home improvement near Binfield, RG42 5
garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
garage conversion near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
bathroom renovations near Holme Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend 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 included 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 may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included