The Renovation Specialists Carter’s Hill
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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s Hill
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.
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bathroom renovations near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Earley, RG6 7
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far 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 right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality 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 understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included