The Renovation Specialists Mill 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 Mill End, RG9 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 Mill 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:home improvement near Mill End, RG9 6
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. 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