The Loft conversion Specialists Marlow, SL7 1
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 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 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 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:property refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
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house renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
garage conversion near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
refurbishment company near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
home improvement near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors 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 out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm 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 example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included