The Loft extension Specialists Wood 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 Wood End, SL5 7 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 Wood 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:house renovation near Wood End, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near Brookside, SL5 8
renovation near Woodside, SL4 2
refurbishment company near Cranbourne, SL4 4
house refurbishments near Ascot, SL5 7
renovation near North Ascot, SL5 8
home improvement near Cheapside, SL5 7
garage conversion near Sunninghill, SL5 7
renovation near Winkfield, SL4 4
home improvement near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted 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 celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of