The House refurbishments Specialists Easthampstead, RG12 7
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 Easthampstead, RG12 7 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 Easthampstead
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:garage conversion near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Great Hollands, RG12 8
garage conversion near Crown Wood, RG12 9
home improvement near Hanworth, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Bracknell, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Harmans Water, RG12 9
kitchen refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
home improvement near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different 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 often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of