The Renovation Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 8 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 Borough Marsh
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:refurbishment company near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
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home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different 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 restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of