The House refurbishments Specialists Pingewood
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 Pingewood, RG30 3 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 Pingewood
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 Pingewood, RG30 3
house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
property refurbishment near Grazeley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very 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 with present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included