The Home improvement Specialists Richings Park
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 Richings Park, SL0 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 Richings Park
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:renovation near Richings Park, SL0 9
home improvement near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
home improvement near Iver, SL0 0
house renovation near Love Green, SL0 0
kitchen renovation near Shreding Green, SL0 0
garage conversion near Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
house renovation near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much 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 save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 look competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded 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 exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of