The House renovation Specialists Cold Harbour, SL6 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Cold Harbour, SL6 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Cold Harbour
Most house 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 House renovation Consultation
We offer free house 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?
- Specialists in house renovation in house 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:garage conversion near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
renovation near Kiln Green, RG10 9
garage conversion near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
garage conversion near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Altmore, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
house renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Warren Row, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different 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 due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of