The Loft extension Specialists Langley
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 Langley, SL3 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 Langley
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:renovation near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Slough, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Upton, SL1 1
refurbishment company near George Green, SL3 6
property refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
home improvement near Brands Hill, SL3 8
home improvement near Shreding Green, SL0 0
house refurbishments near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house refurbishments near Upton Lea, SL2 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since 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 home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly 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 included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing 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 actually 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of