The Attic conversions Specialists Arborfield, 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, 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
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 frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of