The Home improvement Specialists Colnbrook
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 Colnbrook, SL3 0 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 Colnbrook
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:house renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
renovation near Longford, UB7 0
garage conversion near Horton, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Richings Park, SL0 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
renovation near Thorney, SL0 9
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; 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 detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in 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 shortcuts 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 assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included