The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists 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 Shiplake, RG9 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 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because 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 restoration jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on 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 lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 expense of numerous products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included