The House refurbishments Specialists New Cross, RG9 4
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near New Cross, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify 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 terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of