The House refurbishments Specialists Arborfield, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Arborfield, RG2 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 refurbishments 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 Arborfield
Most house refurbishments 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 refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Langley Common, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Shinfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals 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 process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of