The House refurbishments Specialists Bray, SL6 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 Bray, SL6 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 Bray
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 Bray, SL6 2
home improvement near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
home improvement near Bray Wick, SL6 1
property refurbishment near Fishery, SL6 1
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
kitchen renovation near Holyport, SL6 2
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Stud Green, SL6 2
property refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs 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 great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality 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 absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included