The Home improvement Specialists Bourne End
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 Bourne End, SL8 5 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 Bourne End
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that 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 restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included