The Property refurbishment Specialists Normandy, GU3 2
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 Normandy, GU3 2 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 Normandy
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 very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed 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 in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 huge range in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very 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 to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify 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 presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of