The Property refurbishment Specialists Great Lea Common, RG7 1
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 Great Lea Common, 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 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 Great Lea Common
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 really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included