The Attic conversions Specialists Marlow
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, SL7 1 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
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 Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Temple, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Common, SL7 2
renovation near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive 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 important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of