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
bathroom renovations near Bisham, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Marlow Common, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive 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 comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really 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 with present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will give 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 website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of