The Loft conversion Specialists Arborfield
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 Arborfield, RG2 9 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 Arborfield
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 Arborfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Langley Common, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
renovation near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
home improvement near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend 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 exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of