The Attic extension Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 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 Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2
kitchen renovation near Beaumont, TW19 5
house renovation near Wraysbury, TW19 5
house refurbishments near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
property refurbishment near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
renovation near Windsor, SL4 1
renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
property refurbishment near Datchet, SL3 9
property refurbishment near Horton, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will provide 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of