The Loft extension Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5 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 Highway
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:bathroom renovations near Highway, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
renovation near Tittle Row, SL6 4
house refurbishments near Furze Platt, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
house renovation near Woolley Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Stubbings, SL6 6
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive 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 significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. 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 understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included