The Loft conversion Specialists Chalkhouse Green
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 Chalkhouse Green, RG4 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 Chalkhouse Green
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 Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Crowsley, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
bathroom renovations near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
property refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which 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 drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included