The Property refurbishment Specialists Marlow Common, SL7 2
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 Marlow Common, SL7 2 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 Marlow Common
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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property refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful 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
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included