The Property refurbishment Specialists Emmer Green, RG4 6
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6 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 Emmer Green
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
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 team of people and the individual 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included