The Loft conversion Specialists Littleton
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, TW17 0 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
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 Littleton, TW17 0
garage conversion near Shepperton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Charlton, TW17 0
renovation near Laleham, TW18 1
property refurbishment near Littleton Common, TW15 1
renovation near Ashford Common, TW15 1
renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only 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 must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of