The Attic conversions Specialists Caversham
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 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 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 Caversham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
property refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
home improvement near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
house renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of