The Loft extension Specialists Lower Woodend
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 Lower Woodend, SL7 2 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 Lower Woodend
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually 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 only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included