The Loft conversion Specialists Brands Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Brands Hill, SL3 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Brands Hill
Most loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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 loft conversion in loft conversion 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:home improvement near Brands Hill, SL3 8
renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Horton, SL3 9
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
house renovation near Poyle, SL3 0
renovation near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
garage conversion near Richings Park, SL0 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies 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 detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 look competitive when in fact it may actually be really 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 customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the 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 way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included