The Home improvement Specialists Brookside
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Brookside, SL5 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Brookside
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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 refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included