The Home improvement Specialists Datchet
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, 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
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:bathroom renovations near Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Windsor, SL4 1
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
garage conversion near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend 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’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included