The Home improvement Specialists Cabbage Hill
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 Cabbage Hill, RG42 5 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 Cabbage Hill
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may 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 talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, 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 construct … you might never 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included