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.
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garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
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kitchen refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
bathroom renovations near Harmans Water, RG12 9
renovation near Birch Hill, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only 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 a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included