The House refurbishments Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 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 The Ridges
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:house refurbishments near The Ridges, RG40 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might 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 consisted of