The House renovation Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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:kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
home improvement near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
house renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
house renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
house renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
house renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents 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 a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included