The Renovation Specialists Littlestead Green
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 Littlestead Green, RG4 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 Littlestead Green
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included