The Property refurbishment Specialists Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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:property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main 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 crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of