The Property refurbishment Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Maidenhead, SL6 6
garage conversion near Tittle Row, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Furze Platt, SL6 6
renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Woolley Green, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Stubbings, SL6 6
house refurbishments near North Town, SL6 7
house refurbishments near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current customers 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder 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 result, so ensure you understand 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 consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of