The House refurbishments Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 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 Tickleback Row
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:property refurbishment near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
renovation near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
home improvement near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
garage conversion near Newell Green, RG42 6
house renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
garage conversion near Nuptown, RG42 6
home improvement near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present 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 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 individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial 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 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 verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of