The Renovation Specialists Lower Common
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 Lower Common, RG27 0 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 Lower Common
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:garage conversion near Lower Common, RG27 0
home improvement near Eversley, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Bramshill, RG27 0
home improvement near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
garage conversion near Farley Hill, RG7 1
garage conversion near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Finchampstead, RG40 4
kitchen refurbishment near Up Green, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Hazeley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much 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 remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of