The Loft conversion stairs Specialists Cookham, SL6 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion stairs, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion stairs all over Cookham, 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 stairs 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
Most loft conversion stairs 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 stairs Consultation
We offer free loft conversion stairs 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 stairs in loft conversion stairs 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:bathroom renovations near Cookham, SL6 9
house renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
refurbishment company near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Wooburn, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
garage conversion near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because 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 tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that might 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded 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 consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of