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Mansard loft conversion in Reading, RG1 1

The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Reading

Welcome to CC Top Builders.  If you are considering an mansard loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does mansard loft conversion all over Reading,  RG1 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of mansard 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 Reading

Most mansard 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 Mansard loft conversion Consultation

We offer free mansard 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 mansard loft conversion in mansard 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 renovation near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Coley, RG2 0
house refurbishments near The Mount, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Caversham, RG4 8
renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.

Picking the wrong sort of builder

Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension

Not getting detailed quotes

Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.

If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track

Not understanding jargon in the quote

There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.

For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very 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 existing customers

It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time

Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, 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

One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – mansard loft conversion Reading, RG1 1

CC Top Builders a registered mansard loft conversion builders in Reading. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
6425 Sycamore Lane
Reading, EN RG1 1

Berkshire, England (EN)

Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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