The Renovation Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included