The Loft extension Specialists Emmer Green, RG4 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 Emmer Green, RG4 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 Emmer 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?
- 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:bathroom renovations near Emmer Green, RG4 6
garage conversion near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
house refurbishments near Play Hatch, RG4 9
renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
garage conversion near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present clients 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of