The House renovation Specialists Dipley, RG27 8
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 Dipley, RG27 8 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 Dipley
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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various 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 projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really 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 with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included