The Loft extension Specialists Cookham Dean
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 Cookham Dean, 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 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 Cookham Dean
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 Cookham Dean, SL6 9
garage conversion near Bigfrith, SL6 6
renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
renovation near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
refurbishment company near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
bathroom renovations near Highway, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed 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 beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of