The Property refurbishment Specialists Sheepridge, SL7 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 Sheepridge, SL7 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 Sheepridge
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch 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 often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very 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 to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may 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 make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included