The Attic conversions Specialists Lower Earley, RG6 3
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 Lower Earley, RG6 3 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 Lower Earley
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to 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 number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included