The Property refurbishment Specialists Pingewood, RG30 3
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 Pingewood, RG30 3 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 Pingewood
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 remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to 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 job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of