The Renovation Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided 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 very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know 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 offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of