The Loft extension Specialists Taplow
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 Taplow, SL6 0 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 Taplow
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 Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Burnham, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house refurbishments near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Fishery, SL6 1
house renovation near North Town, SL6 7
property refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home 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 uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies 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 likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, 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 construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of