The Loft extension Specialists Cooper’s Hill
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 Cooper’s Hill, TW20 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 Cooper’s Hill
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple 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 just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included