The House refurbishments Specialists North Town
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 North Town, SL6 7 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 North Town
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:property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
garage conversion near Maidenhead, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
home improvement near Fishery, SL6 1
bathroom renovations near Tittle Row, SL6 4
bathroom renovations near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
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 significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included