The Loft extension Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8 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 Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Easthampstead, RG12 7
garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
house renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
bathroom renovations near Birch Hill, RG12 7
home improvement near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even 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 save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included