The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Cookham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion all over Cookham, 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 bungalow loft conversion 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
Most bungalow loft conversion 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 Bungalow loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion 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:home improvement near Cookham, SL6 9
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
house renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen refurbishment near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the 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 great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of