The Loft extension Specialists Dunsden Green
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 Dunsden Green, RG4 9 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 Dunsden Green
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:house refurbishments near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
garage conversion near Play Hatch, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house renovation near Crowsley, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice 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 brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 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 higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
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 people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 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 presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included