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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs 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’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. 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 current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of