The House renovation Specialists Arborfield, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Arborfield, 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 renovation 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 Arborfield
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
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 need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide 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 day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may 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 expecting that light fittings are included