The Loft conversion Specialists White Waltham
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 White Waltham, SL6 3 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 White Waltham
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily 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 since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included