The Property refurbishment Specialists Brands Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Brands Hill, SL3 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Brands Hill
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:home improvement near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
house refurbishments near Horton, SL3 9
house renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
garage conversion near Poyle, SL3 0
renovation near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Slough, SL3 7
renovation near Richings Park, SL0 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently 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 individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer 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 recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of