The Attic extension Specialists Lent Rise
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 Lent Rise, SL1 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 Lent Rise
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
renovation near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Burnham, SL1 7
renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
property refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
refurbishment company near Dorney, SL4 6
renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
kitchen refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors 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 items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
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 companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included