The Loft conversion Specialists Amen Corner
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Amen Corner, RG12 8 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 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 Amen Corner
Most 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free 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 loft conversion in 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:bathroom renovations near Amen Corner, RG12 8
kitchen refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
home improvement near Bracknell, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
house refurbishments near Holme Green, RG40 3
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which 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 illustrations 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 great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify 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 method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included