The Property refurbishment Specialists Newtown, RG9 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 Newtown, RG9 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 Newtown
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 remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
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 person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included