The Renovation Specialists Cores End
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 Cores End, HP10 0 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 Cores End
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 Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Bourne End, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
garage conversion near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
house renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house renovation near Fern, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually 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 want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included