The Loft extension Specialists Well End
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 Well End, SL8 5 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 Well End
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:renovation near Well End, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Sheepridge, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
house renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included