The Loft extension Specialists Burchett’s Green
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 Burchett’s Green, 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 Burchett’s Green
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 Burchett's Green, SL6 6
home improvement near Stubbings, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
garage conversion near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Hurley, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive 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 thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of