The Loft conversion Specialists Riseley, 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 Riseley, 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 Riseley
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 renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included