The Loft conversion Specialists Sonning
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 Sonning, RG4 6 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 Sonning
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 Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
garage conversion near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near New Town, RG1 3
house renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly 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; however that is frequently due to the fact that 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 people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 big range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included