The Loft conversion Specialists Birch Hill
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 Birch Hill, RG12 7 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 Birch Hill
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 Contractors in London?
- 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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property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
home improvement near Bracknell, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Bullbrook, RG12 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans 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 lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth 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 absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important 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 omitted 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included