The Property refurbishment Specialists Holly Cross, RG10 8
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 Holly Cross, RG10 8 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 Holly Cross
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 selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best 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 easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive 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 essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few 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 just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of