The Property refurbishment Specialists Poundgreen
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 Poundgreen, 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 Poundgreen
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 refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Grazeley, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Beech Hill, RG7 2
house refurbishments near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple 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 expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of