The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Caversham Heights
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion 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 Bungalow loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion 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:kitchen renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
property refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near New Town, RG1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy 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 details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may 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 dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure 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 best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of