The Loft specialists Specialists New Cross, RG9 4
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft specialists, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft specialists all over New Cross, RG9 4 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft specialists 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 New Cross
Most loft specialists 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 specialists Consultation
We offer free loft specialists 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 specialists in loft specialists 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:property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
garage conversion near Wargrave, RG10 8
house renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included