The House refurbishments Specialists Bourne End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Bourne End, SL8 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Bourne End
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 Bourne End, SL8 5
garage conversion near Wooburn, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
home improvement near Well End, SL8 5
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included