The Home improvement Specialists Broomhall
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 Broomhall, SL5 9 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 Broomhall
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Broomhall, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Scotswood, SL5 9
kitchen renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
garage conversion near The Rise, SL5 0
house renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Blacknest, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Brick Hill, GU24 8
renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will give 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 primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of