The Loft extension Specialists New Cross, 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 New Cross, 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 New Cross
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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kitchen renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, 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 must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included