The House refurbishments Specialists Eton, SL4 6
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 Eton, SL4 6 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 Eton
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:garage conversion near Eton, SL4 6
home improvement near Clewer Village, SL4 5
home improvement near Windsor, SL4 1
property refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
home improvement near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
refurbishment company near Datchet, SL3 9
renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Dedworth, SL4 5
garage conversion near Spital, SL4 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included