The House refurbishments Specialists New Cross, 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 New Cross, 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 New Cross
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 renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current clients will offer 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 site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of