The Renovation Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 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 Great Hollands
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:bathroom renovations near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Easthampstead, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Amen Corner, RG12 8
property refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
kitchen renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
home improvement near Birch Hill, RG12 7
garage conversion near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure 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 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 validate 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 included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however 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