The Home improvement Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of