The Property refurbishment Specialists Schoolgreen
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 Schoolgreen, RG2 9 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 Schoolgreen
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:kitchen renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
home improvement near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
garage conversion near Langley Common, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually 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 with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included