The Loft conversion Specialists Littleton Common
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 Littleton Common, TW15 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 Littleton Common
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 Littleton Common, TW15 1
house renovation near Ashford Common, TW15 1
house refurbishments near Charlton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
house refurbishments near Littleton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near West Bedfont, TW14 8
kitchen renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
house refurbishments near Knowle Green, TW18 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive 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 great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included