The Home improvement Specialists Woodley Green
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 Woodley Green, RG5 4 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 Woodley Green
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:property refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
garage conversion near Hurst, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Whistley Green, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Twyford, RG10 0
home improvement near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Earley, RG6 7
kitchen renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near Winnersh, RG41 5
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 picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of