The Renovation Specialists West End
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 West End, RG10 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 West End
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:house refurbishments near West End, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hungerford, RG10 0
renovation near Shurlock Row, RG10 0
home improvement near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Twyford, RG10 0
renovation near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
home improvement near Whistley Green, RG10 0
garage conversion near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only 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 result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included