The Loft extension Specialists West End, RG10 0
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 West End, RG10 0 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 West End
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the right cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included