The Home improvement Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 8 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 Borough Marsh
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:home improvement near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
house refurbishments near New Cross, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Ruscombe, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included