The House refurbishments Specialists Crowsley, RG9 4
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 Crowsley, RG9 4 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 Crowsley
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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Crowsley, RG9 4
house renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Mays Green, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality 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 talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of