The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Cookham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion all over Cookham, SL6 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of bungalow loft conversion 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 Cookham
Most bungalow loft conversion 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 Bungalow loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion 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:garage conversion near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cores End, HP10 0
house renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite 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 building a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of