The Loft extension Specialists Dowlesgreen
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 Dowlesgreen, RG40 1 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 Dowlesgreen
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
house renovation near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
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kitchen renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
bathroom renovations near Eastheath, RG41 2
house renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
garage conversion near Popeswood, RG12 8
renovation near Amen Corner, RG12 8
refurbishment company near The Throat, RG40 3
garage conversion near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged 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 more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective 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 what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of