The Attic conversions Specialists 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 Shiplake, RG9 4 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 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly 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 due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive 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 great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of