The Loft extension Specialists Datchet
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 Datchet, 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 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 Datchet
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:home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Datchet Common, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Eton, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
house refurbishments near Windsor, SL4 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
house refurbishments near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different 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 jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just 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 ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included