The Attic conversions Specialists Cockpole Green, RG10 8
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 Cockpole Green, RG10 8 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 Cockpole Green
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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property refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
garage conversion near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
refurbishment company near Newtown, RG9 1
kitchen renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
garage conversion near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors 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 effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a thorough 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 even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 in fact be very 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 existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few 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 dealing with
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 individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included