The Loft conversion Specialists Sheepridge
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 Sheepridge, SL7 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 Sheepridge
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:house refurbishments near Sheepridge, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Well End, SL8 5
home improvement near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because 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 restoration projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 look competitive when in fact it might really be really 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 with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded 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 a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of