The Loft extension Specialists Chalvey
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 Chalvey, SL1 2 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 Chalvey
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:bathroom renovations near Chalvey, SL1 2
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bathroom renovations near South Field, SL4 6
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house renovation near Eton, SL4 6
refurbishment company near Manor Park, SL1 3
bathroom renovations near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
house refurbishments near Clewer Village, SL4 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. 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 existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of