The Loft conversion builders Specialists The Mount, RG1 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion builders, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion builders all over The Mount, RG1 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion builders 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 Mount
Most loft conversion builders 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 Loft conversion builders Consultation
We offer free loft conversion builders 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?
- Specialists in loft conversion builders in loft conversion builders 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:property refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
home improvement near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
house refurbishments near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
house refurbishments near Woodley, RG5 3
house renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house refurbishments near Earley, RG6 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only 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 potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders 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 presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included