The Loft conversion Specialists Swallowfield
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:bathroom renovations near Swallowfield, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Stanford End, RG7 1
renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Beech Hill, RG7 2
renovation near Farley Hill, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home 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 receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder 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 guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of