The Loft extension Specialists Stubbings
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 Stubbings, SL6 6 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 Stubbings
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give 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 recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. 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 client is probably expecting that light fittings are included