The House renovation Specialists Great Hollands, RG12 8
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8 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 Great Hollands
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations 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 contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of