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 renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation 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 intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses 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’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very 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 to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded 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 omitted 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 party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of