The Loft conversion Specialists Holme Green, RG40 3
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 Holme Green, RG40 3 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 Holme Green
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included