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Attic extension in Swallowfield, RG7 1

The Attic extension Specialists Swallowfield

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 Swallowfield,  RG7 1 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 Swallowfield

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 renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
house renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
home improvement near Stanford End, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
renovation near Beech Hill, RG7 2
garage conversion near Farley Hill, RG7 1
garage conversion near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
garage conversion near Grazeley, RG7 1

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.

Choosing the wrong type of builder

Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting thorough quotes

Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.

If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track

Not comprehending jargon in the quote

There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.

For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, 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 really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking with existing customers

It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process

Unknowning who you’ll be handling

Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never 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 make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote

Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 great method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of

CC Top Builders – attic extension Swallowfield, RG7 1

CC Top Builders a registered attic extension builders in Swallowfield. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
2451 Laurel Street
Swallowfield, EN RG7 1

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Swallowfield@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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