The Attic extension Specialists Cippenham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Cippenham, SL1 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Cippenham
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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 Cippenham, SL1 5
property refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
refurbishment company near Salt Hill, SL1 3
house refurbishments near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
refurbishment company near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the best price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
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 state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present 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 dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included