The Loft conversion Specialists Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
home improvement near Newtown, RG9 1
house renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
garage conversion near Aston, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot 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 projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present clients will give 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of