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:bathroom renovations near Highway, SL6 5
property refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Tittle Row, SL6 4
kitchen renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
kitchen renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Woolley Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Stubbings, SL6 6
garage conversion near North Town, SL6 7
home improvement near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved 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 substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will provide 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 primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of