The Property refurbishment Specialists Lake End, SL4 6
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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake End
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:house renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
property refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
renovation near Boveney, SL4 6
home improvement near Bray Wick, SL6 1
renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much 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 renovation projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually 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 only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person 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 dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included