The Property refurbishment Specialists Mill End
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 Mill End, RG9 6 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 Mill End
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:house renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has 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 couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating 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 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will offer 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 day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included 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 discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included