The Attic extension Specialists Broomhall
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Broomhall, SL5 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Broomhall
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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 Broomhall, SL5 9
refurbishment company near Scotswood, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Sunningdale, SL5 0
house renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing 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 complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far 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 cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, 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 develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included