The Renovation Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 6
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house refurbishments near Bray, SL6 2
property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
renovation near Boveney, SL4 6
renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
house refurbishments near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive 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 more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain 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 methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included