The House renovation Specialists Brookside
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Brookside, SL5 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 renovation 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 Brookside
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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:refurbishment company near Brookside, SL5 8
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kitchen renovation near Woodside, SL4 2
property refurbishment near Chavey Down, SL5 8
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kitchen refurbishment near Winkfield, SL4 4
home improvement near Cranbourne, SL4 4
renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included