The Attic conversions Specialists Caversham Heights, RG4 7
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 Caversham Heights, RG4 7 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 Caversham Heights
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 renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The 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 catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of