The Property refurbishment Specialists Borough Marsh, RG10 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Borough Marsh, RG10 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Borough Marsh
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:kitchen renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
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house refurbishments near New Cross, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
home improvement near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Ruscombe, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Sonning, RG4 6
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 considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need 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 in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of