The Home improvement Specialists West End
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 West End, RG10 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 West End
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:bathroom renovations near West End, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Hungerford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Shurlock Row, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Twyford, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
home improvement near Whistley Green, RG10 0
home improvement near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure 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
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included