When you’re embarking on a building or renovation project, a handshake just isn’t enough.
Unfortunately, too many homeowners are afraid of offending their builders by asking for a home-building contract. And the results aren’t always too pretty.
But at Combit Construction, specialist builders in North London, we believe that signed builders contracts are essential, even for the smallest project. Regardless of the scope of works being undertaken, it’s important that a formal agreement is in place before you get the ball rolling, and here’s why:
It’s not about creating an ‘us and them’ situation. The whole point of a building contract is to protect both you and your builder from any comeback and provide a reference point should any point be disputed during your build.