The Renovation Specialists Poundgreen
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation 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 renovation 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 renovation 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free renovation 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 renovation in renovation 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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house renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
renovation near Beech Hill, RG7 2
kitchen renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since 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 people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate 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 presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included