The House refurbishments Specialists Widmoor, SL1 8
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 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 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 Widmoor
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:house refurbishments near Widmoor, SL1 8
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renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
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property refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because 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 home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly 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 items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming 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 cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included