The House refurbishments Specialists Spencers Wood, 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 Spencers Wood, 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 Spencers Wood
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:home improvement near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
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bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Grazeley, RG7 1
house renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
home improvement near Poundgreen, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
home improvement near Swallowfield, RG7 1
home improvement near Beech Hill, RG7 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 remodelling tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included