The House refurbishments Specialists Woodlands, RG9 2
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 Woodlands, RG9 2 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 Woodlands
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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house renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
home improvement near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of