The Loft conversion Specialists Britwell
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 Britwell, SL2 1 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 Britwell
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:house renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
kitchen refurbishment near East Burnham, SL2 3
house renovation near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Farnham Park, SL2 3
house renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
house renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
renovation near Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Burnham, SL1 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
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 prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 understanding jargon 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 risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information 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 existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of