The Loft conversion Specialists Datchet, SL3 9
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 Datchet, SL3 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 Datchet
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?
- 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 Datchet, SL3 9
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
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home improvement near Upton, SL1 1
house renovation near Windsor, SL4 1
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive 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 comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest 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 a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of