The Property refurbishment Specialists The Throat, RG40 3
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 The Throat, RG40 3 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 The Throat
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:kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
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house refurbishments near Wokingham, RG41 2
renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
garage conversion near Barkham, RG41 4
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during 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 realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will provide 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 website everyday, 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 build … you may never ever 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 outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of