The House refurbishments Specialists Harpsden, RG9 4
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 Harpsden, RG9 4 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 Harpsden
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?
- 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.
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renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
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property refurbishment near Woodlands, RG9 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build 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 unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of