The Loft conversion Specialists Temple
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 Temple, SL7 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 Temple
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 Temple, SL7 1
renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
home improvement near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Hurley, SL6 5
garage conversion near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
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 must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home 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 person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of