The Loft conversion builders Specialists Cookham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion builders, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders 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 Loft conversion builders Consultation
We offer free loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders in loft conversion builders 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
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current customers will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included