The Attic extension Specialists Brands Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Brands Hill, SL3 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Brands Hill
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included