The House refurbishments Specialists Swallowfield, 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 Swallowfield, 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 Swallowfield
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 extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless 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 too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included