The House refurbishments Specialists Burnham, SL1 7
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Burnham, 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 refurbishments 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 Burnham
Most house refurbishments 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 refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 Lent, SL1 7
garage conversion near Burnham, SL1 7
house renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
garage conversion near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
house refurbishments near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various 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 projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only 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 costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only 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 should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included