The Loft conversion Specialists Cookham Rise
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 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 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 Rise
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:garage conversion near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
home improvement near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Bigfrith, SL6 6
renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Maidenhead, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included