The House refurbishments Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 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 Great Hollands
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 renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Easthampstead, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Hanworth, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Crown Wood, RG12 9
garage conversion near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Birch Hill, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may 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 many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among 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 terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included