The Property refurbishment Specialists Burnham
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 Burnham, SL1 7 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 Burnham
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:property refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Taplow, SL6 0
garage conversion near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
bathroom renovations near Rose Hill, SL1 8
home improvement near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors 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 properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of