The Property refurbishment Specialists Bishopsgate, TW20 0
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 Bishopsgate, TW20 0 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 Bishopsgate
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?
- 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:property refurbishment near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
renovation near Englefield Green, TW20 0
home improvement near Egham Wick, TW20 0
bathroom renovations near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
house renovation near Egham, TW20 0
house refurbishments near Beaumont, TW19 5
bathroom renovations near Old Windsor, SL4 2
garage conversion near Village, The, SL4 2
bathroom renovations near Hythe End, TW19 5
kitchen renovation near Wraysbury, TW19 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody 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 loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues as to what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors 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 right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included