The House renovation Specialists Newtown
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Newtown, RG9 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 renovation 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 Newtown
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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:property refurbishment near Newtown, RG9 1
garage conversion near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
home improvement near Woodlands, RG9 2
house renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors 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 effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful 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 best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included