The House refurbishments Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
house renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
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 choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may 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 critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of