The House renovation Specialists Wargrave
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 Wargrave, RG10 8 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 Wargrave
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:bathroom renovations near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
renovation near The Holt, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
garage conversion near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
refurbishment company near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much 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 jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
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 ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included