The House renovation Specialists Holme Green, RG40 3
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 Holme Green, RG40 3 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 Holme Green
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included