The Loft conversion Specialists Eastheath
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 Eastheath, RG41 2 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 Eastheath
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:house refurbishments near Eastheath, RG41 2
house renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
property refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
garage conversion near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house refurbishments near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included