The House refurbishments Specialists Chalkhouse Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Chalkhouse Green
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might 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 especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included