The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Marlow, SL7 1
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, SL7 1 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
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?
- 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch 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 often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of