The Home improvement Specialists Carter’s 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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 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 Carter’s 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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone 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 conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts 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 assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of