The Attic conversions Specialists Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions 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 Arborfield Cross
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions 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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of