The House refurbishments Specialists Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 3 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 Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Well End, SL8 5
renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
refurbishment company near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
refurbishment company near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of