The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Barkham
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
house renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Eastheath, RG41 2
renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Langley Common, RG2 9
house renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 truth it may 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 talking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few 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 main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of