The Loft extension Specialists Bourne End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Bourne End, SL8 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension 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 Bourne End
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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 Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Fern, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Well End, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Little Marlow, SL7 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood 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 possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of