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:garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Bray, SL6 2
kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
garage conversion near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Boveney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
refurbishment company near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that 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 pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have 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 give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might 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 vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of