The Loft conversion Specialists Popeswood, RG12 8
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 Popeswood, RG12 8 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 Popeswood
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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kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy 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 provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included