The Property refurbishment Specialists Stanford End, RG7 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 Stanford End, RG7 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 Stanford 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:home improvement near Stanford End, RG7 1
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included