The Renovation Specialists Priestwood
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 Priestwood, RG42 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 Priestwood
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:house refurbishments near Priestwood, RG42 1
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bathroom renovations near Harmans Water, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near Bullbrook, RG12 2
property refurbishment near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Amen Corner, RG12 8
bathroom renovations near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much 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 conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included