The Attic conversions Specialists Arborfield Cross
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions 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 Arborfield Cross
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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 attic conversions in attic conversions 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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included