The Garden room extensions Specialists Marlow
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an garden room extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does garden room extensions 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 garden room extensions 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 garden room extensions 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 Garden room extensions Consultation
We offer free garden room extensions 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 garden room extensions in garden room extensions 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 Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
house renovation near Temple, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
garage conversion near Marlow Common, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical 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 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 confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of