The Renovation Specialists Langley Common
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 Langley Common, RG2 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 Langley Common
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
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 very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure 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 exactly what is consisted of 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 terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included