The Home improvement Specialists Poundgreen
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Poundgreen, 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 home improvement 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 Poundgreen
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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
Structure 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 incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever 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 a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included