The Loft conversion Specialists Lower Earley
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 Lower Earley, RG6 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 Lower Earley
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
kitchen renovation near Earley, RG6 7
bathroom renovations near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Woodley, RG5 3
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Shinfield, RG2 9
renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included