The Loft conversion Specialists Littleton Common
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 Littleton Common, TW15 1 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 Littleton Common
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.
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house refurbishments near West Bedfont, TW14 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out 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 celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included