The Loft conversion Specialists Arborfield, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Arborfield, RG2 9 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 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 Arborfield
Most 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free 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?
- Specialists in loft conversion in 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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renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building 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 avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included