The Attic extension Specialists Langley
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 Langley, SL3 7 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 Langley
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:property refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
house refurbishments near Middle Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house renovation near Shreding Green, SL0 0
home improvement near Colnbrook, SL3 0
home improvement near Upton Lea, SL2 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand 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 what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included