The Loft extension Specialists Matthewsgreen
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 Matthewsgreen, RG41 1 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 Matthewsgreen
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of