The House refurbishments Specialists Shinfield, 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 Shinfield, 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 Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
refurbishment company near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included