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
garage conversion near Richings Park, SL0 9
renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
garage conversion near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
property refurbishment near Iver, SL0 0
kitchen renovation near Love Green, SL0 0
home improvement near Colnbrook, SL3 0
home improvement near Shreding Green, SL0 0
property refurbishment near Longford, UB7 0
garage conversion near Poyle, SL3 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of