The Attic extension Specialists Caversham Heights
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Caversham Heights, RG4 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 extension 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 Caversham Heights
Most attic extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free attic extension 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 extension in attic extension 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 Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house refurbishments near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of