The Home improvement Specialists West Heath
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 Heath, GU14 8 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 Heath
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
Building 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 significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error 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 must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will provide 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included