The Property refurbishment Specialists Langley 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 Langley Common, RG2 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 Langley 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure 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 best methods 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of