The Attic extension Specialists Chalvey
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 Chalvey, SL1 2 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 Chalvey
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:home improvement near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near South Field, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Upton, SL1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
house renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than 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 individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
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 individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included