The Loft conversion Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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:property refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
home improvement near Tittle Row, SL6 4
house refurbishments near Furze Platt, SL6 6
renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
bathroom renovations near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Woolley Green, SL6 3
refurbishment company near Stubbings, SL6 6
house refurbishments near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build 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 uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable 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 ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included