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:home improvement near Widmoor, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much 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 money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of