The Loft extension Specialists Cookham Rise
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 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 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 Cookham Rise
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products 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 an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 look competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current customers 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain 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 very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included