The Loft extension Specialists Brookside, SL5 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Brookside, SL5 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 extension 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 Brookside
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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 very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood 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 detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout 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’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 reality it might actually 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 to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy 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 individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included