The Home improvement Specialists Nuptown
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 Nuptown, 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 Nuptown
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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kitchen refurbishment near Winkfield, SL4 4
house refurbishments near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
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renovation near Braywoodside, SL6 3
refurbishment company near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of