The Property refurbishment Specialists Highway, SL6 5
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 Highway, SL6 5 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 Highway
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, 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 what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included