The House refurbishments Specialists Riseley, RG7 1
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 Riseley, 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 Riseley
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.
Nearby areas we cover:garage conversion near Riseley, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Swallowfield, RG7 1
house renovation near Stanford End, RG7 1
garage conversion near Bramshill, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Heckfield, RG27 0
house renovation near Beech Hill, RG7 2
house renovation near Farley Hill, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Hound Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed 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 information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included