The House refurbishments Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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:garage conversion near Highway, SL6 5
property refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
house renovation near Tittle Row, SL6 4
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house renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Woolley Green, SL6 3
house renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
garage conversion near Holloway, SL6 3
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 tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included