The Attic conversions Specialists Marlow Common
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 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 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 Marlow Common
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually 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 lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out 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 omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included