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:bathroom renovations near North Town, SL6 7
renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house renovation near Highway, SL6 5
garage conversion near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
kitchen refurbishment near Fishery, SL6 1
home improvement near Tittle Row, SL6 4
kitchen renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will give 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included