The Attic conversions Specialists Shiplake Row
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 Row, 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 Row
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 remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of