The Attic extension Specialists Cookham Rise
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 Cookham Rise, SL6 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 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 Cookham Rise
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:kitchen renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Cookham, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Bigfrith, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
house renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend 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 could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included