The House refurbishments Specialists Langley 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 Langley Common, RG2 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 Langley 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally 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 supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand 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 methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of