The Attic extension Specialists Marlow
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 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 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 Marlow
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:kitchen refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
home improvement near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
home improvement near Bigfrith, SL6 6
garage conversion near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
renovation near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Marlow Common, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget 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 duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought 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 fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have mored than 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 information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of