The Home improvement Specialists Marlow 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 Marlow Common, SL7 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 Marlow 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 very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town 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 new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable 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 substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways 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 method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included