The Loft extension Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake End
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 renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
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refurbishment company near Bray, SL6 2
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
home improvement near Boveney, SL4 6
refurbishment company near Bray Wick, SL6 1
kitchen renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
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 companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee 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 best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included