The Home improvement Specialists Oakley Green
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 Oakley Green, SL4 4 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 Oakley Green
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:house renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
home improvement near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Fifield, SL6 2
property refurbishment near Dedworth, SL4 5
home improvement near Clewer Green, SL4 4
house renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
bathroom renovations near Winkfield Place, SL4 4
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
garage conversion near Spital, SL4 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend 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 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included