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Loft conversion in Whiteknights, RG1 5

The Loft conversion Specialists Whiteknights,  RG1 5

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 Whiteknights,  RG1 5 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 Whiteknights

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:

kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
refurbishment company near The Mount, RG1 5
garage conversion near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
refurbishment company near Earley, RG6 7
house renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
home improvement near Lower Earley, RG6 3

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.

Selecting the wrong type of builder

Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting extensive quotes

Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.

If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track

Not understanding lingo in the quote

There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums

Not talking with present clients

It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so

Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with

Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Not knowing what is left out from the quote

Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of

Important Links:

National Federation Of Builders

Federation Of Master Builders

Home Builders Federation

CC Top Builders – loft conversion Whiteknights, RG1 5

CC Top Builders a registered loft conversion builders in Whiteknights. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
3759 Holly Court
Whiteknights, EN RG1 5

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Whiteknights@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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