The Loft conversion Specialists Finchampstead
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 Finchampstead, RG40 4 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 Finchampstead
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 Finchampstead, RG40 4
garage conversion near The Ridges, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
home improvement near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Up Green, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
bathroom renovations near Lower Common, RG27 0
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included