The Property refurbishment Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 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 Great Hollands
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 renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
renovation near Amen Corner, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
garage conversion near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Crown Wood, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Harmans Water, RG12 9
garage conversion near Birch Hill, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build 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 new home 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 sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary 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 important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included