The Loft extension Specialists Crowthorne, RG45 6
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 Crowthorne, RG45 6 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 Crowthorne
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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Crowthorne, RG45 6
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home improvement near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
kitchen refurbishment near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
kitchen refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Hanworth, RG12 7
refurbishment company near Sandhurst, GU47 9
property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build 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 unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing 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 crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually 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 give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of