The House refurbishments Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, 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 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 Great Lea Common
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.
Nearby areas we cover:garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
garage conversion near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
kitchen renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances 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’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee 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 very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included