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Loft extension in Whiteknights, RG1 5

The Loft extension Specialists Whiteknights

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 Whiteknights,  RG1 5 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 Whiteknights

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:

garage conversion near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
house renovation near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen renovation near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
home improvement near Lower Earley, RG6 3

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.

Selecting the incorrect type of builder

Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension

Not getting comprehensive quotes

Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.

If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 understanding jargon in the quote

There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not talking with current customers

It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Not knowing what is left out from the quote

One of 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – loft extension Whiteknights, RG1 5

CC Top Builders a registered loft extension builders in Whiteknights. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
2996 Victoria Court
Whiteknights, EN RG1 5

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Whiteknights@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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