The House refurbishments Specialists Paley Street
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 Paley Street, SL6 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 Paley Street
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:renovation near Paley Street, SL6 3
garage conversion near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Touchen-end, SL6 3
garage conversion near White Waltham, SL6 3
home improvement near Braywoodside, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Stud Green, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans 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 possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right 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 ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 used 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 crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may 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 many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the 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 an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included