The Attic extension Specialists Sonning
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 Sonning, RG4 6 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 Sonning
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:kitchen refurbishment near Sonning, RG4 6
house renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Play Hatch, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Charvil, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included