The Attic extension Specialists Lent Rise
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 Lent Rise, SL1 7 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 Lent Rise
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:garage conversion near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lent, SL1 7
garage conversion near Burnham, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Taplow, SL6 0
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
bathroom renovations near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing customers 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included