The Renovation Specialists Harpsden Bottom
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 Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4 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 Harpsden Bottom
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:home improvement near Harpsden, RG9 4
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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 selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of