The House refurbishments Specialists The Throat, RG40 3
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 The Throat, RG40 3 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 The Throat
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 The Throat, RG40 3
home improvement near Eastheath, RG41 2
renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
garage conversion near Honey Hill, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
home improvement near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Holme Green, RG40 3
home improvement near Heathlands, RG40 3
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best 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 catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of