The Home improvement Specialists The Rise
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 Rise, SL5 0 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 Rise
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 The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
home improvement near Scotswood, SL5 9
kitchen renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Blacknest, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near South Ascot, SL5 9
renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
garage conversion near Cheapside, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included