The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Wokingham
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 Wokingham, RG41 2 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 Wokingham
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:house renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
property refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
kitchen refurbishment near The Throat, RG40 3
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
garage conversion near Holme Green, RG40 3
house renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial 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 responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of