The Attic extension Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, 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 Widmoor
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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refurbishment company near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just 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 need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a 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 better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might 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 guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of