The House refurbishments Specialists Marlow, SL7 1
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, SL7 1 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
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:renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
home improvement near Bigfrith, SL6 6
refurbishment company near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
house renovation near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional 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’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business 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 might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of