The Property refurbishment Specialists Crowthorne, RG45 6
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 Crowthorne, RG45 6 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 Crowthorne
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?
- 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 Crowthorne, RG45 6
home improvement near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
garage conversion near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
house renovation near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
house refurbishments near Honey Hill, RG40 3
house renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
home improvement near Sandhurst, GU47 9
kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot 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 restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included