The Attic extension Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the best cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, 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
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included