The Loft extension Specialists Easthampstead
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 Easthampstead, RG12 7 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 Easthampstead
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:renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
bathroom renovations near Birch Hill, RG12 7
home improvement near Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included