The Property refurbishment Specialists The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 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 The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 9
garage conversion near Kiln Green, RG10 9
garage conversion near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Holly Cross, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
garage conversion near Warren Row, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances 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’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 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 greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included