The House refurbishments Specialists Merryhill Green, RG41 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Merryhill Green, RG41 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Merryhill Green
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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?
- Specialists in house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of