The Loft extension Specialists Taplow
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 Taplow, SL6 0 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 Taplow
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 Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Lent, SL1 7
house renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
house renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen refurbishment near Rose Hill, SL1 8
garage conversion near Fishery, SL6 1
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
property refurbishment near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose 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 drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of