The House refurbishments Specialists Waltham St Lawrence
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 Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0 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 Waltham St Lawrence
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 Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
home improvement near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Kiln Green, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
house renovation near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house refurbishments near West End, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near The Holt, RG10 9
renovation near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Hungerford, RG10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually 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 with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included