The Renovation Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 5 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 Tickleback Row
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 typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included