The Property refurbishment Specialists Widmoor, SL1 8
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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:renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
home improvement near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
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garage conversion near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cores End, HP10 0
refurbishment company near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included