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House refurbishments in Lower Caversham, RG4 5

The House refurbishments Specialists Lower 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 Lower Caversham,  RG4 5 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 Lower 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 Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Caversham, RG4 8
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Emmer Green, RG4 6
renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
refurbishment company near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.

Picking the incorrect sort of builder

Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting thorough quotes

Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.

If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions 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 thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote

There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.

For example, 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 likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking with present customers

It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time

Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with

Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote

Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of

CC Top Builders – house refurbishments Lower Caversham, RG4 5

CC Top Builders a registered house refurbishments builders in Lower Caversham. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
4358 Durham Road
Lower Caversham, EN RG4 5

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Lower [email protected]
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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