The Property refurbishment Specialists Carter’s Hill, RG41 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Carter’s Hill
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 look competitive when in reality it may in fact 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 speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of