The Loft conversion Specialists Shinfield, RG2 9
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 Shinfield, RG2 9 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 Shinfield
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
refurbishment company near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during 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 a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business 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 might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of 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
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted 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 celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of