The Property refurbishment Specialists Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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 tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of