The Renovation Specialists Crown Wood
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 Crown Wood, RG12 9 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 Crown Wood
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:house refurbishments near Crown Wood, RG12 9
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garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
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kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure 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 very best methods to clarify exactly 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included