The Loft extension Specialists Datchet
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 Datchet, SL3 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 Datchet
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:home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Eton, SL4 6
garage conversion near Upton, SL1 1
property refurbishment near Windsor, SL4 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
garage conversion near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
garage conversion near Langley, SL3 7
renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website 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 primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend 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 consisted of 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of