The Attic extension Specialists Burnham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Burnham, SL1 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic extension 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 Burnham
Most attic extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free attic extension 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 extension in attic extension 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:house refurbishments near Lent, SL1 7
renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house refurbishments near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town 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 new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included