The Attic conversions Specialists Cookham
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, 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
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:bathroom renovations near Cookham, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
refurbishment company near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. 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 sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included