The Renovation Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Arborfield, 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 renovation 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 Arborfield
Most renovation 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free renovation 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 renovation in renovation 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 Arborfield, RG2 9
renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
garage conversion near Langley Common, RG2 9
house renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important 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 duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included