The Home improvement Specialists Arborfield Garrison
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Arborfield Garrison
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders 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 out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included