The Home improvement Specialists Hollybush Corner
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 Hollybush Corner, SL2 3 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 Hollybush Corner
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 saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of