The Property refurbishment Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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:kitchen refurbishment near Widmoor, SL1 8
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
house renovation near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
home improvement near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 likewise a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included