The Loft extension Specialists Englefield 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 Englefield Green, TW20 0 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 Englefield 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:kitchen renovation near Englefield Green, TW20 0
house renovation near Egham, TW20 0
property refurbishment near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
bathroom renovations near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
home improvement near Egham Wick, TW20 0
bathroom renovations near Beaumont, TW19 5
garage conversion near Hythe End, TW19 5
house renovation near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of