The Attic conversions Specialists Lower Caversham, RG4 5
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 Lower Caversham, RG4 5 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 Lower Caversham
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:house renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
house refurbishments near Caversham, RG4 8
house refurbishments near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
home improvement near The Mount, RG1 5
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
garage conversion near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind 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 restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will provide 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 site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may 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 vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of