The House refurbishments Specialists Great Lea Common
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Great Lea Common, RG7 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Great Lea Common
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very 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 an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of