The Renovation Specialists Bovingdon Green
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 Bovingdon Green, SL7 2 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 Bovingdon Green
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 really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various 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 restoration projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people 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 may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided 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 very high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee 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 much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included