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:house refurbishments near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
bathroom renovations near Moss End, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
renovation near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
garage conversion near Binfield, RG42 5
house refurbishments near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many 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 exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending 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 greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included