The Home improvement Specialists Finchampstead
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 Finchampstead, RG40 4 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 Finchampstead
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:home improvement near Finchampstead, RG40 4
property refurbishment near The Ridges, RG40 3
garage conversion near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Up Green, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
house renovation near Lower Common, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near The Throat, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really 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 to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included