The Home improvement Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 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 Whitley Wood
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 really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because 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; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. 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 clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure 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 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 method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of