The Property refurbishment Specialists Lake 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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake 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:property refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
home improvement near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
kitchen renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding 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 expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included