The Loft extension Specialists Middle Green
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 Middle Green, SL3 6 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 Middle Green
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:house renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
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bathroom renovations near Slough, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Shreding Green, SL0 0
kitchen renovation near Upton Lea, SL2 5
refurbishment company near Upton, SL1 1
property refurbishment near Stoke Green, SL2 4
kitchen renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
renovation near Iver, SL0 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically since 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 individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price 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 included