The Property refurbishment Specialists Sheepridge
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 Sheepridge, SL7 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 Sheepridge
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:kitchen renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
garage conversion near Well End, SL8 5
house renovation near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
home improvement near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
home improvement near Cores End, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
garage conversion near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure 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 omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of