The House renovation Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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:house renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
home improvement near Dorney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
bathroom renovations near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Eton Wick, SL4 6
home improvement near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
home improvement near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of