The Attic extension Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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.
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house renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially 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 want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand 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 ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of