The Loft extension Specialists Thorney
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 Thorney, SL0 9 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 Thorney
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods 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 great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included