The House renovation Specialists Coley, RG2 0
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 Coley, RG2 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 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 Coley
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.
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refurbishment company near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might 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 make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included