The Renovation Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact 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 with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, 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 build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included