The House refurbishments Specialists Shinfield, 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 Shinfield, 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 Shinfield
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:home improvement near Shinfield, RG2 9
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kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
refurbishment company near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
garage conversion near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very 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 with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing 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 develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically 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