The Property refurbishment Specialists Hawks Hill
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 Hawks Hill, 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 Hawks Hill
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:bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Widmoor, SL1 8
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cookham, SL6 9
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
garage conversion near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because 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 home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems 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 must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure 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 methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of