The Renovation Specialists Matthewsgreen
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 Matthewsgreen, RG41 1 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 Matthewsgreen
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 Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
home improvement near Emmbrook, RG41 3
garage conversion near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
kitchen refurbishment near Wokingham, RG41 2
home improvement near Eastheath, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
house renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near The Throat, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just 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 should be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing 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 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included