The House refurbishments Specialists Poundgreen, RG7 1
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 Poundgreen, RG7 1 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 Poundgreen
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:house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Beech Hill, RG7 2
renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Whitley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of