The House renovation Specialists Lynch Hill, SL2 2
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 Lynch Hill, SL2 2 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 Lynch Hill
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.
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home improvement near Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
garage conversion near Farnham Park, SL2 3
home improvement near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
house renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will give 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of