The House refurbishments Specialists The Holt, RG10 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 The Holt, RG10 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 The Holt
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:house renovation near The Holt, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near Kiln Green, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
house renovation near Holly Cross, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
home improvement near Warren Row, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances 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 affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home 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 presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included