The Loft extension Specialists Rose Hill
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 Rose Hill, SL1 8 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 Rose Hill
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:kitchen refurbishment near Rose Hill, SL1 8
home improvement near Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Burnham, SL1 7
garage conversion near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Widmoor, SL1 8
house renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of