The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Caversham
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 Caversham, RG4 8 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 Caversham
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:renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
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home improvement near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
home improvement near Reading, RG1 1
refurbishment company near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
home improvement near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Coley, RG2 0
house renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included