The House renovation Specialists Heathlands, RG40 3
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 Heathlands, 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 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 Heathlands
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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
bathroom renovations near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
house renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Holme Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Wick Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
home improvement near Crowthorne, RG45 6
kitchen renovation near The Ridges, RG40 3
renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat 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 instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 may really be really misleading. 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 existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest 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 ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of