The Attic extension Specialists Stubbings
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 Stubbings, SL6 6 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 Stubbings
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:renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
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kitchen renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
garage conversion near Woolley Green, SL6 3
refurbishment company near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Highway, SL6 5
refurbishment company near Tittle Row, SL6 4
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting 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 take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure 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 left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of