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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might 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 uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might 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 actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth 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 greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot 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 really 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 with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included