The Loft extension Specialists Thorney
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 Thorney, SL0 9 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 Thorney
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:house refurbishments near Thorney, SL0 9
house renovation near Richings Park, SL0 9
house renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
home improvement near Love Green, SL0 0
garage conversion near Iver, SL0 0
garage conversion near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house refurbishments near Shreding Green, SL0 0
bathroom renovations near Longford, UB7 0
bathroom renovations near Poyle, SL3 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to 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 best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain 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 methods to clarify what is included 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 way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of