The Loft extension Specialists Riseley
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 Riseley, RG7 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 Riseley
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:refurbishment company near Riseley, RG7 1
home improvement near Swallowfield, RG7 1
renovation near Stanford End, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Bramshill, RG27 0
garage conversion near Heckfield, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Beech Hill, RG7 2
property refurbishment near Farley Hill, RG7 1
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Hound Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included