The Home improvement Specialists Carter’s Hill
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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s Hill
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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kitchen renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Earley, RG6 7
house renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
property refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways 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 way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of