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:kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
house renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
refurbishment company near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered 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 possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed 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 information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors 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 person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 critical to guarantee an effective result, 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 methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included