The Loft extension Specialists Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
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 Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4 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 Harpsden Bottom
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of