The Renovation Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 5 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 Tickleback Row
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:property refurbishment near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
house refurbishments near Warfield, RG42 6
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home improvement near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
home improvement near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included