The Property refurbishment Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Arborfield, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Arborfield
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget 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 have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure 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 what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of