The Property refurbishment Specialists Knowl 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 Knowl Hill, RG10 9 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 Knowl 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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included