The Loft extension Specialists Cheapside, SL5 7
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?
- 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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans 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 a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of