The House refurbishments Specialists The Throat, RG40 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 The Throat, RG40 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 The Throat
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:kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Eastheath, RG41 2
kitchen refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
refurbishment company near Wick Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Holme Green, RG40 3
garage conversion near Heathlands, RG40 3
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build 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 home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of