The Attic extension Specialists Fern
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 Fern, SL8 5 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 Fern
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:house refurbishments near Well End, SL8 5
garage conversion near Fern, SL8 5
garage conversion near Little Marlow, SL7 3
renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
house renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot 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 projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
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 builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however 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