The House renovation Specialists Lent
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 Lent, SL1 7 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 Lent
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:garage conversion near Lent, SL1 7
renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Taplow, SL6 0
property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
kitchen refurbishment near Rose Hill, SL1 8
renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of