The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Marlow Common
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer loft conversion all over Marlow Common, SL7 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer 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 Marlow Common
Most dormer 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 Dormer loft conversion Consultation
We offer free dormer 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 dormer loft conversion in dormer 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:property refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
home improvement near Danesfield, SL7 2
house renovation near Temple, SL7 1
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Hurley, SL6 5
house refurbishments near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-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 unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of