The Loft conversion Specialists Woodley, RG5 3
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 Woodley, RG5 3 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 Woodley
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 really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … 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 guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods 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 great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of