The House renovation Specialists Cookham Dean
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Cookham Dean, SL6 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house renovation 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 Cookham Dean
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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:garage conversion near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bigfrith, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Bisham, SL7 1
renovation near Temple, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Highway, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically 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 offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders 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 provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of