The Loft extension Specialists Spencers Wood, RG7 1
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 Spencers Wood, 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 Spencers Wood
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 very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies 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 items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included