The Loft extension Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 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 Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2
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kitchen renovation near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Windsor, SL4 1
kitchen renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that 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 remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included