The Property refurbishment Specialists Dunsden Green, RG4 9
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 Dunsden Green, RG4 9 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 Dunsden Green
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather 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 constructing a new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for 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 adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways 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 threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very 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 current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, 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 build … 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 result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically 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 consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of