The House refurbishments Specialists Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 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 Hambleden
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:kitchen refurbishment near Hambleden, RG9 6
renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
house renovation near Greenlands, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
garage conversion near Remenham, RG9 3
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group 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 remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful 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
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. 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