The House refurbishments Specialists Waltham St Lawrence
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 Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0 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 Waltham St Lawrence
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations 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 contractors have just been supplied with plans 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 a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included