The House refurbishments Specialists Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6 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 Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
home improvement near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
home improvement near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed 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 contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person 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 dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of