The Renovation Specialists Borough Marsh
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Borough Marsh, RG10 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Borough Marsh
Most 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free 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 renovation in 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 refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer 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 few existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, 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 may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of