The Loft conversion Specialists Swallowfield, 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 Swallowfield, 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 Swallowfield
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 selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town 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 capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included