The Home improvement Specialists Henley-on-Thames
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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 remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, 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 building a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of