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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Easthampstead, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Crown Wood, RG12 9
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Harmans Water, RG12 9
bathroom renovations near Birch Hill, RG12 7
home improvement near Priestwood, RG42 1
bathroom renovations near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included