The Renovation Specialists Richings Park
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 Richings Park, SL0 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 Richings Park
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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kitchen renovation near Shreding Green, SL0 0
property refurbishment near Colnbrook, SL3 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 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 greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of