The Home improvement Specialists Dowlesgreen
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 Dowlesgreen, RG40 1 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 Dowlesgreen
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:renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
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kitchen refurbishment near Wokingham, RG41 2
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property refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
house refurbishments near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied 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 probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included