The Loft conversion Specialists Datchet Common
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 Datchet Common, SL3 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 Datchet Common
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 very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need 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 may actually be very misleading. 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 current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of