The Renovation Specialists Nuptown
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 Nuptown, RG42 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 Nuptown
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:kitchen renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
home improvement near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
garage conversion near Warfield, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Winkfield, SL4 4
home improvement near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
garage conversion near Braywoodside, SL6 3
renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive 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 comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of