The House renovation Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included