The Loft extension Specialists Altmore
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Altmore, 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 extension 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 Altmore
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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 Altmore, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
renovation near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
renovation near Tittle Row, SL6 4
home improvement near Holloway, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Cox Green, SL6 3
refurbishment company near White Waltham, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles 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 out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included