The Loft extension Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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:renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
refurbishment company near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included