The Home improvement Specialists Lower Woodend
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 Lower Woodend, SL7 2 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 Lower Woodend
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Bockmer End, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Marlow Common, SL7 2
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
garage conversion near Hambleden, RG9 6
home improvement near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Mill End, RG9 6
garage conversion near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders 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 properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning 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 need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group 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 remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included