The Home improvement Specialists Chalvey
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 Chalvey, SL1 2 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 Chalvey
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:kitchen refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
home improvement near Salt Hill, SL1 3
renovation near South Field, SL4 6
renovation near Upton, SL1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Manor Park, SL1 3
bathroom renovations near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Clewer Village, SL4 5
renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically 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