The Loft conversion Specialists Woodlands Park, SL6 3
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 Woodlands Park, SL6 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 Woodlands Park
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?
- 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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group 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 rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure 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 ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of