The Home improvement Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8 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 Great Hollands
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:property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house renovation near Amen Corner, RG12 8
garage conversion near Hanworth, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
house renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Harmans Water, RG12 9
garage conversion near Birch Hill, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often 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 detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included 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’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating 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 2 crucial terms that will be crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included