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:bathroom renovations near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Play Hatch, RG4 9
house renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised 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 while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of