The Property refurbishment Specialists Harpsden
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 Harpsden, RG9 4 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 Harpsden
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:home improvement near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Newtown, RG9 1
bathroom renovations near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
house renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
bathroom renovations near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded 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 what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of