The House renovation Specialists Burnham, SL1 7
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 Burnham, SL1 7 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 Burnham
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various 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 remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth 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 absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included