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House refurbishments in Caversham, RG4 8

The House refurbishments Specialists Caversham

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 Caversham,  RG4 8 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 Caversham

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:

renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
refurbishment company near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
refurbishment company near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Coley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.

Selecting the incorrect sort of builder

Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting thorough quotes

Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.

If the contractors have actually 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 really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote

There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.

For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking with current clients

It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so

Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Unknowning what is omitted from the quote

Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included 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 typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – house refurbishments Caversham, RG4 8

CC Top Builders a registered house refurbishments builders in Caversham. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
9952 Summit Street
Caversham, EN RG4 8

Berkshire, England (EN)

Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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