The House refurbishments Specialists Lower Woodend, SL7 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 Lower Woodend, SL7 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 Lower Woodend
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:kitchen renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Marlow Common, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Mill End, RG9 6
refurbishment company near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance 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 important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand 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 what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included