The Property refurbishment Specialists Chalkhouse Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Chalkhouse Green
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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 Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Crowsley, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
garage conversion near Caversham, RG4 8
house renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
house renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
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 picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might 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 speaking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways 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 fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of