The Loft conversion Specialists Poundgreen, RG7 1
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 Poundgreen, RG7 1 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 Poundgreen
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however 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 detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even 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 just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included