The Loft extension Specialists Bigfrith, SL6 6
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Bigfrith, SL6 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension 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 Bigfrith
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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:home improvement near Bigfrith, SL6 6
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property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
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kitchen renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive 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 price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included