The Property refurbishment Specialists Cabbage Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Cabbage Hill, RG42 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Cabbage Hill
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:renovation near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Newell Green, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
home improvement near Warfield, RG42 6
renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
garage conversion near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Priestwood, RG42 1
property refurbishment near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build 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 brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of