The Home improvement Specialists Fern
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 Fern, SL8 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 Fern
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:garage conversion near Fern, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Well End, SL8 5
house renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
refurbishment company near Sheepridge, SL7 3
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
garage conversion near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
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 ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available 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 in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included