The Home improvement Specialists Langley 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 Langley Common, RG2 9 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 Langley 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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house 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 capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances 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’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included