The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists The Throat
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 The Throat, RG40 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 The Throat
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 refurbishment near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
garage conversion near Honey Hill, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Wokingham, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
house renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
house renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot 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 save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of