The House renovation Specialists Bigfrith, SL6 6
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Bigfrith, SL6 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 renovation 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 Bigfrith
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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 refurbishment near Bigfrith, SL6 6
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renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
house renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
home improvement near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
house renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included