The Renovation Specialists Paley Street
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 Paley Street, SL6 3 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 Paley Street
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 renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans 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 very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly 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 want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included