The Home improvement Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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 really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody 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 save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand 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 ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of