The Attic conversions Specialists Whitley, RG2 0
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 Whitley, RG2 0 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 Whitley
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
garage conversion near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
home improvement near Reading, RG1 1
garage conversion near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included