The Renovation Specialists Fern
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 Fern, SL8 5 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 Fern
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:home improvement near Well End, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
home improvement near Little Marlow, SL7 3
renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included