The Loft extension Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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 Contractors in London?
- 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.
Nearby areas we cover:refurbishment company near Cheapside, SL5 7
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renovation near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near The Rise, SL5 0
home improvement near Ascot, SL5 7
house refurbishments near Wood End, SL5 7
renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Woodside, SL4 2
house refurbishments near South Ascot, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied 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 an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very 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 unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included