The Loft extension Specialists Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
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 Cabbage Hill, RG42 5 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 Cabbage Hill
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?
- 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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included