The Loft extension Specialists Amen Corner
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Amen Corner, RG12 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft 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 Amen Corner
Most loft 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 Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft 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 loft extension in loft 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 refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid 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, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really 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 talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included