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 picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies 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 an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, 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 might never ever 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate 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