The House refurbishments Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included