The Loft conversion Specialists Cold Harbour, SL6 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Cold Harbour, SL6 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Cold Harbour
Most loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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?
- Specialists in loft conversion in loft conversion 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various 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 jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees 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 save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of