The Property refurbishment Specialists Carter’s 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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 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 Carter’s 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current customers will give 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of