The House refurbishments Specialists Burchett’s Green
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 Burchett’s Green, SL6 6 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 Burchett’s Green
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:renovation near Burchett's Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Stubbings, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
home improvement near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
renovation near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Woolley Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various 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 remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included