The Home improvement Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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:property refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might 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 definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details 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 only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, 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 build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless 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 consisted of