The Loft conversion Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake End
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 Contractors in London?
- 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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Lake End, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Bray, SL6 2
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
garage conversion near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming 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 considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will give 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 day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included