The Loft conversion Specialists Winnersh
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 Winnersh, RG41 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 Winnersh
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:home improvement near Winnersh, RG41 5
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
bathroom renovations near Earley, RG6 7
renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house refurbishments near Woodley, RG5 3
house refurbishments near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous 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 need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will offer 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain 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 ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included