The Loft extension Specialists Thorpe
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 Thorpe, TW20 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 Thorpe
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included