The House refurbishments Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Arborfield, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Arborfield
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
garage conversion near Langley Common, RG2 9
house renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
garage conversion near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict 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, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone 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 conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of