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:renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
home improvement near Widmoor, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
garage conversion near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of