The Loft conversion Specialists Medmenham
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 Medmenham, SL7 2 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 Medmenham
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:property refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
home improvement near Aston, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Mill End, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Hurley, SL6 5
house renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
refurbishment company near Hambleden, RG9 6
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
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 choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may 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 just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present clients 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted 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 included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included