The Loft extension Specialists Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 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 Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Well End, SL8 5
home improvement near Fern, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Sheepridge, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Marlow, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much 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 remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just 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 an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
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 must be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of