The Loft conversion Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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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kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 make sure an effective result, so ensure 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 very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of