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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area 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 new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors 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 provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure 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 excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of