The House renovation Specialists Play Hatch, RG4 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 Play Hatch, RG4 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 Play Hatch
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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bathroom renovations near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included