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:house renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
renovation near Upton, SL1 1
bathroom renovations near Eton, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Manor Park, SL1 3
property refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Clewer Village, SL4 5
home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings 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 home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees 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 right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details 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 few present customers. Existing clients will give 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 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 provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included