The Property refurbishment Specialists Lower Earley
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 Lower Earley, RG6 3 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 Lower Earley
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:bathroom renovations near Lower Earley, RG6 3
house refurbishments near Earley, RG6 7
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
garage conversion near Winnersh, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
home improvement near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically 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 pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend 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 included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, 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 construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included