The Loft extension Specialists Oakley 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 Oakley Green, SL4 4 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 Oakley 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out 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 included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included