The House renovation Specialists Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Cabbage Hill, 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 house 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 Cabbage Hill
Most house 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 House renovation Consultation
We offer free house 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?
- Specialists in house renovation in house 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products 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 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 in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included