The House renovation Specialists Lower Earley, RG6 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 Lower Earley, RG6 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 Lower Earley
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:house renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
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kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never 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 important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of