The Attic conversions Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 3 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 Lower Shiplake
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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kitchen renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
garage conversion near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house renovation near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
home improvement near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included