The Loft conversion Specialists Finchampstead, RG40 4
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 Finchampstead, RG40 4 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 Finchampstead
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has 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 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 greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of