The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Lower Caversham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer loft conversion all over Lower Caversham, RG4 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer 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 Caversham
Most dormer 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 Dormer loft conversion Consultation
We offer free dormer 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 dormer loft conversion in dormer 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:house refurbishments near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
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kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
house renovation near Reading, RG1 1
refurbishment company near Emmer Green, RG4 6
property refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much 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 rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of