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.
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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 stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality 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 absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. 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 understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included