The Renovation Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will provide 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of