The Home improvement Specialists Datchet Common
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 Datchet Common, SL3 9 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 Datchet Common
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 typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot 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 restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of