The Attic conversions Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6 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 Sonning Eye
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 Contractors in London?
- 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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Play Hatch, RG4 9
home improvement near Sonning, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Charvil, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
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 choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people 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 generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of