The Loft conversion Specialists Coley
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 Coley, RG2 0 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 Coley
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:renovation near Coley, RG2 0
house refurbishments near The Mount, RG1 5
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious 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 job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly 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 must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, 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 might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included