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:kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Easthampstead, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Amen Corner, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Hanworth, RG12 7
garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Crown Wood, RG12 9
home improvement near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house renovation near Birch Hill, RG12 7
home improvement near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy 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 give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never 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 ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of