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Renovation in Caversham, RG4 8

The Renovation Specialists Caversham

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 Caversham,  RG4 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 Caversham

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:

property refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
garage conversion near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Coley, RG2 0
refurbishment company near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.

Choosing the incorrect type of builder

Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build 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 new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension

Not getting comprehensive quotes

Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.

If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly 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, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking to present clients

It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so

Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with

Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Not knowing what is omitted from the quote

One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – renovation Caversham, RG4 8

CC Top Builders a registered renovation builders in Caversham. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
7468 Augusta Drive
Caversham, EN RG4 8

Berkshire, England (EN)

Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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