The House refurbishments Specialists Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Arborfield Cross
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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?
- Specialists in house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered 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 a really high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical 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 a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever 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 a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of