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.
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bathroom renovations near Highway, SL6 5
garage conversion near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
refurbishment company near Fishery, SL6 1
kitchen refurbishment near Tittle Row, SL6 4
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build 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 brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally 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 just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included