The Renovation Specialists The Rise
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 The Rise, SL5 0 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 The Rise
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:garage conversion near The Rise, SL5 0
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home improvement near Blacknest, SL5 0
home improvement near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
home improvement near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen renovation near South Ascot, SL5 9
kitchen refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may 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 many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included