The Loft extension Specialists Broomhall
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 Broomhall, SL5 9 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 Broomhall
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:kitchen refurbishment near Broomhall, SL5 9
renovation near Scotswood, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Sunningdale, SL5 0
renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
garage conversion near Blacknest, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Brick Hill, GU24 8
house renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth 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 need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of