The House refurbishments Specialists Lower Earley, RG6 3
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 Lower Earley, RG6 3 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 Lower Earley
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:renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
property refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Winnersh, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Woodley, RG5 3
property refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Arborfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of