The Home improvement Specialists Bisham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Bisham, SL7 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Bisham
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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:home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
garage conversion near Bigfrith, SL6 6
garage conversion near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen renovation near Temple, SL7 1
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
home improvement near Marlow Common, SL7 2
house renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far 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 rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought 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 reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted 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 validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of