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:house refurbishments near Arborfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
house renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
renovation 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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice 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 uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive 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, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present clients 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure 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 best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of