The Property refurbishment Specialists Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 8 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 Dipley
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of