The Attic conversions Specialists Lower Shiplake, RG9 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 Shiplake, RG9 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 Shiplake
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 really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out 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 excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of