The Home improvement Specialists Whitley
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 Whitley, RG2 0 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 Whitley
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:renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
bathroom renovations near The Mount, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive 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 conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little 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 much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will provide 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included