The Loft extension Specialists Woodlands Park
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 Woodlands Park, SL6 3 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 Woodlands Park
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:kitchen renovation near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
home improvement near Altmore, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near White Waltham, SL6 3
house renovation near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
renovation near Cox Green, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Paley Street, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Tittle Row, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of