The Loft extension Specialists White Waltham
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 White Waltham, 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 White Waltham
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 White Waltham, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
home improvement near Paley Street, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Altmore, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Braywoodside, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Cox Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even 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 ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included