The House refurbishments Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, 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 Sonning Eye
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:bathroom renovations near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
garage conversion near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Charvil, RG10 9
renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that might be considered realistic. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand 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 very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly 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 assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included