The Renovation Specialists Brands Hill
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 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 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 Brands Hill
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Brands Hill, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Colnbrook, SL3 0
bathroom renovations near Sutton, SL3 8
home improvement near Horton, SL3 9
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
garage conversion near Poyle, SL3 0
home improvement near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
renovation near Langley, SL3 7
renovation near Slough, SL3 7
house renovation near Richings Park, SL0 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the right cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy 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 individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of