The Loft conversion Specialists Crown Wood
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 Crown Wood, RG12 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 Crown Wood
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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
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kitchen refurbishment near Harmans Water, RG12 9
garage conversion near Birch Hill, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
home improvement near Bracknell, RG12 7
home improvement near Wildridings, RG12 7
garage conversion near Great Hollands, RG12 8
garage conversion near Bullbrook, RG12 2
house renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might 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 unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful 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 very best ways to clarify exactly 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 fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of