The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion all over Arborfield, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of bungalow loft conversion 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 Arborfield
Most bungalow loft conversion 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 Bungalow loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion 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 bungalow loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion 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 really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
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 extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth 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 understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a 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 number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of