The Loft extension Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 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 Widmoor
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:property refurbishment near Widmoor, SL1 8
property refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
refurbishment company near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
house renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
garage conversion near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of