The House refurbishments Specialists Horton
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 Horton, SL3 9 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 Horton
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:home improvement near Horton, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
home improvement near Wraysbury, TW19 5
house refurbishments near Brands Hill, SL3 8
home improvement near Datchet Common, SL3 9
renovation near Poyle, SL3 0
bathroom renovations near Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Beaumont, TW19 5
garage conversion near Hythe End, TW19 5
garage conversion near Old Windsor, SL4 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select 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 typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … 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 crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of