The Property refurbishment Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 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 Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near Blacknest, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
home improvement near The Rise, SL5 0
home improvement near Ascot, SL5 7
home improvement near Wood End, SL5 7
garage conversion near Sunningdale, SL5 0
home improvement near Woodside, SL4 2
property refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person 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 process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly 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 celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of