The Loft extension Specialists Burnham
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 Burnham, SL1 7 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 Burnham
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:property refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Burnham, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Taplow, SL6 0
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house refurbishments near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 daily, 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 build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of