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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Braywoodside, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Paley Street, SL6 3
renovation near Moss End, RG42 5
house refurbishments near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
garage conversion near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included