The Loft extension Specialists North Town
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 North Town, SL6 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 North Town
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:property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen renovation near Highway, SL6 5
garage conversion near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
home improvement near Fishery, SL6 1
refurbishment company near Tittle Row, SL6 4
renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 great method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of