The Loft extension Specialists Colnbrook
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 Colnbrook, SL3 0 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 Colnbrook
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 Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
kitchen refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
home improvement near Longford, UB7 0
home improvement near Horton, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Richings Park, SL0 9
bathroom renovations near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
property refurbishment near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of