The House renovation Specialists Newtown, RG9 1
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 Newtown, RG9 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 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 Newtown
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 renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of