The Home improvement Specialists Binfield Heath
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 Binfield Heath, RG9 4 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 Binfield Heath
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near New Cross, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Mays Green, RG9 4
garage conversion near Play Hatch, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Crowsley, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that 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 house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents 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 many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee 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 omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included