The Attic conversions Specialists Shiplake Row, RG9 4
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 Shiplake Row, RG9 4 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 Shiplake Row
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only 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 need to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning 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 need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate 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 celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of