The Property refurbishment Specialists Pingewood
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 Pingewood, RG30 3 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 Pingewood
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
home improvement near Poundgreen, RG7 1
renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
house renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend 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 two essential terms that will be crucial 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded 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 confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included