The House refurbishments Specialists Altmore
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Altmore, SL6 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Altmore
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 Altmore, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Woolley Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
renovation near Tittle Row, SL6 4
garage conversion near Holloway, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Cox Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just 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 must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included