The Loft conversion Specialists Spencers Wood, 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 Spencers Wood, 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 Spencers Wood
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:home improvement near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Grazeley, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
garage conversion near Beech Hill, RG7 2
property refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
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 individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of