The House refurbishments Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2 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 Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2
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home improvement near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
renovation near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
kitchen refurbishment near Datchet Common, SL3 9
home improvement near Windsor, SL4 1
refurbishment company near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
house renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
house renovation near Horton, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand 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 give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of