The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 3 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 Shiplake
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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
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property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Harpsden, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
home improvement near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give 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. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included