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Attic conversions in Reading, RG1 1

The Attic conversions Specialists Reading

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 Reading,  RG1 1 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 Reading

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:

renovation near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
refurbishment company near The Mount, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Emmer Green, RG4 6

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.

Picking the wrong kind of builder

Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop 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 brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension

Not getting extensive quotes

Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.

If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote

There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.

For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking to present clients

It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so

Not knowing who you’ll be handling

Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Unknowning what is left out from the quote

One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may 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 explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of

CC Top Builders – attic conversions Reading, RG1 1

CC Top Builders a registered attic conversions builders in Reading. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
8384 2nd Street North
Reading, EN RG1 1

Berkshire, England (EN)

Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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