The Attic conversions Specialists Datchet, SL3 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Datchet, SL3 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions 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 Datchet
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions 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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kitchen refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of