The Property refurbishment Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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:property refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
garage conversion near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
house renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
house refurbishments near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties 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 most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just 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 should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 great way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless 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 included