The Loft conversion builders Specialists Lower Caversham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion builders, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders 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 Loft conversion builders Consultation
We offer free loft conversion builders 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 loft conversion builders in loft conversion builders 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:garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
property refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Caversham, RG4 8
house refurbishments near Reading, RG1 1
garage conversion near Emmer Green, RG4 6
renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop 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 house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest 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 outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included