The Home improvement Specialists Emmbrook
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 Emmbrook, RG41 3 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 Emmbrook
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 Emmbrook, RG41 3
house refurbishments near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
home improvement near Winnersh, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
bathroom renovations near Eastheath, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of