House renovation in Caversham Heights, RG4 7

The House renovation Specialists Caversham Heights,  RG4 7

Welcome to CC Top Builders.  If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Caversham Heights,  RG4 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house renovation 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 Caversham Heights

Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation

We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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 Caversham Heights, RG4 7
home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Reading, RG1 1
refurbishment company near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Coley, RG2 0
refurbishment company near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.

Picking the wrong type of builder

Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension

Not getting comprehensive quotes

Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.

If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost

It is just 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 need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote

There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.

For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking with current customers

It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so

Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote

Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included

Important Links:

National Federation Of Builders

Federation Of Master Builders

Home Builders Federation

CC Top Builders – house renovation Caversham Heights, RG4 7

CC Top Builders a registered house renovation builders in Caversham Heights. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
9572 Virginia Avenue
Caversham Heights, EN RG4 7

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Caversham Heights@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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