The Loft conversion Specialists Nuptown
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 Nuptown, RG42 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 Nuptown
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of