The House renovation Specialists Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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:bathroom renovations near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
house refurbishments near Woodlands, RG9 2
home improvement near Newtown, RG9 1
bathroom renovations near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Remenham, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
renovation near Aston, RG9 3
renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
house renovation near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included 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 fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of