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Attic extension in Lower Caversham, RG4 5

The Attic extension Specialists Lower Caversham

Welcome to CC Top Builders.  If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Lower Caversham,  RG4 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic extension 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 Caversham

Most attic extension 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 extension Consultation

We offer free attic extension 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 extension in attic extension 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:

bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near New Town, RG1 3
refurbishment company near Caversham, RG4 8
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
refurbishment company near The Mount, RG1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
house refurbishments near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
refurbishment company near Whiteknights, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.

Picking the incorrect kind of builder

Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension

Not getting detailed quotes

Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.

If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track

Not comprehending jargon in the quote

There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.

For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums

Not talking with existing customers

It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process

Unknowning who you’ll be handling

Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may 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 ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote

One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – attic extension Lower Caversham, RG4 5

CC Top Builders a registered attic extension builders in Lower Caversham. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
6139 Canterbury Court
Lower Caversham, EN RG4 5

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Lower [email protected]
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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