The Loft conversion Specialists Burnham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion 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 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 Burnham
Most 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free 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 loft conversion in 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:renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
garage conversion near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
home improvement near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
bathroom renovations near Rose Hill, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may 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 only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget 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 need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure 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 very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included