The Property refurbishment Specialists Bigfrith, SL6 6
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Bigfrith, SL6 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Bigfrith
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:kitchen renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
home improvement near Temple, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
home improvement near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
house renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town 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 new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer 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 everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included