The Loft conversion Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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:house renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
property refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
bathroom renovations near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies 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 detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. 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 even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included