The House renovation Specialists Thorpe
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 Thorpe, 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 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 Thorpe
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:property refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically 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 choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders 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 little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included