The Renovation Specialists Knowl 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 Knowl Hill, RG10 9 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 Knowl 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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need 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 talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have 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 give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of