The Attic extension Specialists Shiplake Row
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 Shiplake Row, RG9 4 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 Shiplake Row
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:home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
house refurbishments near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Play Hatch, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed 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 detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just 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 need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 critical 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 left out from the quote
Among the best ways 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 discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of