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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
house renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Tittle Row, SL6 4
house refurbishments near Furze Platt, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Woolley Green, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Stubbings, SL6 6
house refurbishments near North Town, SL6 7
house renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand 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 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 a great method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of