The Property refurbishment Specialists Broomhall, SL5 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Broomhall, SL5 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Broomhall
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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 renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only 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 need to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many 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 must 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 fact it might in fact be really 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 customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included