The Renovation Specialists Easthampstead
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 Easthampstead, RG12 7 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 Easthampstead
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of