The Home improvement Specialists Stud 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 Stud Green, SL6 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 Stud 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 refurbishments near Stud Green, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
home improvement near Holyport, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Touchen-end, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Paley Street, SL6 3
garage conversion near Fifield, SL6 2
garage conversion near Braywoodside, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
kitchen renovation near Cox Green, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even 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 rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group 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 rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included