The Home improvement Specialists Englefield Green
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 Englefield Green, TW20 0 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 Englefield Green
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of