The Loft conversion Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 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 Borough Marsh
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.
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refurbishment company near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
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garage conversion near Ruscombe, RG10 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various 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 remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 look competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of