The Home improvement Specialists Slough
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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 Slough, SL3 7
renovation near Upton, SL1 1
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Middle Green, SL3 6
bathroom renovations near Datchet, SL3 9
garage conversion near George Green, SL3 6
renovation near Upton Lea, SL2 5
renovation near Brands Hill, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Chalvey, SL1 2
bathroom renovations near Datchet Common, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 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 threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of