The House renovation Specialists Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Cabbage Hill, RG42 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house renovation 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 Cabbage Hill
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since 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 renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will provide 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend 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 very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of