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:kitchen refurbishment near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
house renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
renovation near Temple, SL7 1
garage conversion near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
property refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally 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 actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current customers will offer 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 team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective 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
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included