The Loft conversion Specialists Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 3 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 Little Marlow
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:kitchen renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
home improvement near Fern, SL8 5
renovation near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Sheepridge, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Bourne End, SL8 5
house renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with home 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 because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never 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 important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included