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:home improvement near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
property refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of