The Loft extension Specialists Windsor
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 Windsor, SL4 1 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 Windsor
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 Windsor, SL4 1
bathroom renovations near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
refurbishment company near Eton, SL4 6
home improvement near Clewer Village, SL4 5
home improvement near Spital, SL4 3
kitchen renovation near Dedworth, SL4 5
kitchen renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
garage conversion near Clewer Green, SL4 4
home improvement near South Field, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various 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 projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied 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 a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of