The Attic extension Specialists Rose 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 Rose Hill, SL1 8 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 Rose 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:house refurbishments near Rose Hill, SL1 8
house renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Lent, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
bathroom renovations near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Widmoor, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Taplow, SL6 0
property refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the 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 items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included 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’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of