The Loft extension Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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.
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house refurbishments near Ascot, SL5 7
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kitchen renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Woodside, SL4 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different 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 projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose 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 exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied 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 a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only 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 should be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of