The Attic extension Specialists Upton Lea
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 Upton Lea, SL2 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 Upton Lea
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 Upton Lea, SL2 5
home improvement near Stoke Green, SL2 4
house refurbishments near George Green, SL3 6
renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
house renovation near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
kitchen renovation near Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Middle Green, SL3 6
refurbishment company near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Wexham Street, SL3 6
refurbishment company near Slough, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough 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 great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to 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 everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included