The Loft conversion Specialists Cookham Rise
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 Cookham Rise, 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 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 Rise
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions 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 comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of