The House renovation Specialists Tickleback Row
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation 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 renovation 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 renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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 refurbishments near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
bathroom renovations near Moss End, RG42 5
home improvement near Warfield, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
garage conversion near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
home improvement near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding 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 kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly 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 involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of 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 encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included