The House renovation Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5 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 Highway
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:bathroom renovations near Highway, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Tittle Row, SL6 4
house refurbishments near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
kitchen renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
refurbishment company near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility 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 possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main 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 may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included 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 great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of