The Loft conversion Specialists Hawks 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 Hawks Hill, SL8 5 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 Hawks 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:kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
property refurbishment near Wooburn, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Bourne End, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose 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 extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of