The House refurbishments Specialists Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included