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Attic extension in Caversham, RG4 8

The Attic extension Specialists Caversham

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,  RG4 8 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

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:

home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near Reading, RG1 1
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
house refurbishments near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
refurbishment company near Coley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.

Choosing the incorrect type of builder

Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension

Not getting detailed quotes

Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.

If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote

There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.

For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking with existing clients

It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time

Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote

Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of

CC Top Builders – attic extension Caversham, RG4 8

CC Top Builders a registered attic extension builders in Caversham. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
2789 Oxford Court
Caversham, EN RG4 8

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Caversham@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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