The Renovation Specialists Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 6 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 Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 6
house renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen renovation near Greenlands, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
garage conversion near Bockmer End, SL7 2
home improvement near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal 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 deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy 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 give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of