The Loft conversion Specialists West End
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 West End, RG10 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 West End
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 West End, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Hungerford, RG10 0
garage conversion near Shurlock Row, RG10 0
house renovation near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
renovation near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
home improvement near Twyford, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Whistley Green, RG10 0
house renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has 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 great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of 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 way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of