The Loft extension Specialists Woodside
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 Woodside, SL4 2 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 Woodside
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 refurbishment near Woodside, SL4 2
bathroom renovations near Wood End, SL5 7
house refurbishments near Cranbourne, SL4 4
garage conversion near Brookside, SL5 8
kitchen refurbishment near Village, The, SL4 2
house refurbishments near Cheapside, SL5 7
home improvement near Winkfield Place, SL4 4
house renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Winkfield, SL4 4
garage conversion near Ascot, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered 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 a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included