The Loft conversion builders Specialists Lower Earley
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 Earley, RG6 3 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 Earley
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:property refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
refurbishment company near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which 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 illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
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 cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
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 person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of