The Attic conversions Specialists Cookham Dean
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions 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 attic conversions 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 attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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 attic conversions in attic conversions 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
renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Temple, SL7 1
renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Marlow, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near North Town, SL6 7
home improvement near Highway, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since 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 renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even 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 price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might 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 an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included