The Home improvement Specialists Hawthorn 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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn 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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however 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 included