The Attic conversions Specialists Caversham Heights, RG4 7
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 Caversham Heights, RG4 7 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 Caversham Heights
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 remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive 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 much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main 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 critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included