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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included