The Renovation Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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 really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody 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 money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of