The Renovation Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 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 Widmoor
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:renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
garage conversion near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person 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 numerous 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 exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of