The Property refurbishment Specialists Mill End, RG9 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 Mill End, RG9 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 Mill End
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Greenlands, RG9 3
garage conversion near Hambleden, RG9 6
garage conversion near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Medmenham, SL7 2
renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to 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 actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included