The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Lower 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 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 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 Lower 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:property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
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home improvement near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
refurbishment company near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different 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 projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even 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 right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price 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 anticipating that light fittings are included