The Loft extension Specialists Bigfrith
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 Bigfrith, SL6 6 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 Bigfrith
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:garage conversion near Bigfrith, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Marlow, SL7 1
home improvement near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
garage conversion near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied 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 a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly 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 a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included