The Loft extension Specialists Gardeners 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 Gardeners Green, RG40 3 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 Gardeners 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:property refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near Holme Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Heathlands, RG40 3
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
garage conversion near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Wick Hill, RG40 3
renovation near Crowthorne, RG45 6
house refurbishments near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop 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 new home contractors 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 effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, 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 what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included