The Attic conversions Specialists Earley, RG6 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 Earley, RG6 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 Earley
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 Earley, RG6 7
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of