The Home improvement Specialists Easthampstead
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 Easthampstead, RG12 7 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 Easthampstead
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 Easthampstead, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
garage conversion near Crown Wood, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Hanworth, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Bracknell, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house renovation near Birch Hill, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Priestwood, RG42 1
garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop 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 renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of