The Loft extension Specialists Salt 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 Salt Hill, SL1 3 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 Salt 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.
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kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
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bathroom renovations near Upton, SL1 1
refurbishment company near Upton Lea, SL2 5
refurbishment company near South Field, SL4 6
garage conversion near Britwell, SL2 1
garage conversion near Eton Wick, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Stoke Green, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has made an error 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 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 higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included