The Property refurbishment Specialists Altmore
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Altmore, SL6 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Altmore
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:renovation near Altmore, SL6 3
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bathroom renovations near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
home improvement near Tittle Row, SL6 4
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kitchen refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included 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 loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of