The Attic extension Specialists Holloway
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 Holloway, SL6 3 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 Holloway
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters 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 offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of