The Loft conversion Specialists Bracknell
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 Bracknell, RG12 7 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 Bracknell
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 Bracknell, RG12 7
garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
home improvement near Harmans Water, RG12 9
garage conversion near Priestwood, RG42 1
house renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
home improvement near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
home improvement near Amen Corner, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon 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 great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
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 need to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of