The Property refurbishment Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, 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 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 Borough Marsh
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near New Cross, RG9 4
renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Ruscombe, RG10 9
refurbishment company near Sonning, RG4 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 challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of