The Loft extension Specialists Touchen-end
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 Touchen-end, SL6 3 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 Touchen-end
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:kitchen renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Paley Street, SL6 3
renovation near Braywoodside, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Stud Green, SL6 2
house renovation near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
bathroom renovations near Holyport, SL6 2
kitchen renovation near White Waltham, SL6 3
garage conversion near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included