The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 3 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 Lower Shiplake
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current customers will offer 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 website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included