The Loft extension Specialists Marlow Common
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 Marlow Common, SL7 2 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 Marlow Common
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 Bockmer End, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
home improvement near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Danesfield, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
house renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Hurley, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance 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 comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included