The Attic conversions Specialists Coley, 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 Coley, 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 Coley
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:property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
house renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies 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 might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included