The House refurbishments Specialists Marlow Common, SL7 2
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 Marlow Common, SL7 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 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 Marlow Common
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because 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 upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of 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 need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will provide 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may 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 critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of