The Single storey extension Specialists Marlow
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an single storey extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does single storey extension all over Marlow, SL7 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of single storey 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
Most single storey 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 Single storey extension Consultation
We offer free single storey 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 single storey extension in single storey 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:house refurbishments near Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
garage conversion near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Bigfrith, SL6 6
home improvement near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
garage conversion near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
garage conversion near Fern, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of