The Property refurbishment Specialists The Holt, RG10 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 The Holt, RG10 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 The Holt
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 saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many 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 detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of