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:house refurbishments near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
home improvement near Sindlesham, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 important to ensure an effective result, 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
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of