The Home improvement Specialists Tittle Row
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 Tittle Row, SL6 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 Tittle Row
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 Tittle Row, SL6 4
bathroom renovations near Woolley Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
home improvement near Highway, SL6 5
property refurbishment near Cox Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Altmore, SL6 3
house renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
house renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of