The Loft conversion stairs Specialists Caversham, RG4 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion stairs, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion stairs all over Caversham, RG4 8 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 stairs 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 Caversham
Most loft conversion stairs 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 stairs Consultation
We offer free loft conversion stairs 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 stairs in loft conversion stairs 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:house refurbishments near Caversham, RG4 8
house renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included