The House refurbishments Specialists Henley-on-Thames
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop 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 tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included 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 conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used 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 information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included