The House renovation Specialists Langley Common, RG2 9
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 Langley Common, RG2 9 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 Langley Common
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 really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present customers will give 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of