The Property refurbishment Specialists Datchet, SL3 9
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 Datchet, SL3 9 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 Datchet
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:home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
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renovation near Upton, SL1 1
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home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
house renovation near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
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garage conversion near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact 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 absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of