The Loft conversion Specialists Bourne End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Bourne End, SL8 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Bourne End
Most 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free 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 loft conversion in 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:renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
garage conversion near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Little Marlow, SL7 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need 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 look competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of