The Loft extension Specialists Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley
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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kitchen refurbishment near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Murrell Green, RG27 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of