The Property refurbishment Specialists Bourne End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Bourne End, SL8 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Bourne End
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
garage conversion near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Fern, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Cookham, SL6 9
home improvement near Little Marlow, SL7 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely 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 with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides 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 handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included