The Home improvement Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6 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 Sonning Eye
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of