The Attic extension Specialists Britwell
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 Britwell, SL2 1 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 Britwell
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Britwell, SL2 1
home improvement near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
garage conversion near East Burnham, SL2 3
home improvement near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
home improvement near Farnham Park, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
house refurbishments near Salt Hill, SL1 3
garage conversion near Lent, SL1 7
garage conversion near Burnham, SL1 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive 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 ought to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included