The Loft extension Specialists Marlow Common
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 Marlow Common, SL7 2 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 Marlow Common
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:house refurbishments near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
garage conversion near Danesfield, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Temple, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
house renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Hurley, SL6 5
kitchen refurbishment near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable 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 considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer 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 structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included