The Loft conversion Specialists Upton
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 Upton, SL1 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 Upton
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 Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
home improvement near Langley, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
house renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged 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 better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted 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 left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of