The Property refurbishment Specialists Crowthorne, RG45 6
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 Crowthorne, RG45 6 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 Crowthorne
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:home improvement near Crowthorne, RG45 6
bathroom renovations near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
property refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
house renovation near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
refurbishment company near Sandhurst, GU47 9
kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included