The Property refurbishment Specialists Hungerford
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 Hungerford, RG10 0 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 Hungerford
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 Hungerford, RG10 0
home improvement near Shurlock Row, RG10 0
house refurbishments near West End, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Whistley Green, RG10 0
house renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Hurst, RG10 0
garage conversion near Twyford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure 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 verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of