The Loft conversion Specialists The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 9 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 The Holt
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:kitchen renovation near The Holt, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Kiln Green, RG10 9
home improvement near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Holly Cross, RG10 8
house renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the best price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of