The House refurbishments Specialists Whistley Green, RG10 0
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 Whistley Green, RG10 0 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 Whistley Green
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will give 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 primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand 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 methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included