The Loft conversion Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Poundgreen, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never 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 guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included