The Home improvement Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 5 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 Tickleback Row
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:bathroom renovations near Moss End, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Warfield, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
garage conversion near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Newell Green, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield, RG42 5
house renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of