The Loft extension Specialists East Burnham
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 East Burnham, SL2 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 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 East Burnham
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:garage conversion near East Burnham, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Farnham Park, SL2 3
kitchen renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
garage conversion near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
house refurbishments near Farnham Common, SL2 3
home improvement near Egypt, SL2 3
house renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
property refurbishment near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
home improvement near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of