The Renovation Specialists Hawley Lane
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 Hawley Lane, GU14 8 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 Hawley Lane
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed 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 give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will offer 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend 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 confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of