The Loft conversion Specialists North Town
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 North Town, SL6 7 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 North Town
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 North Town, SL6 7
home improvement near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Highway, SL6 5
property refurbishment near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
house renovation near Fishery, SL6 1
garage conversion near Tittle Row, SL6 4
bathroom renovations near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since 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 people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only 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 need to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, 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 best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of