The Loft extension Specialists Three Mile Cross
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 Three Mile Cross, 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 Three Mile 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 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:bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
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house renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
garage conversion near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
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kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
refurbishment company near Pingewood, RG30 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure 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 typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many 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 must 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 may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of