The Renovation Specialists Chalvey
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Chalvey, SL1 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of renovation 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 Chalvey
Most renovation 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free renovation 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 renovation in renovation 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 Chalvey, SL1 2
property refurbishment near Salt Hill, SL1 3
home improvement near South Field, SL4 6
home improvement near Upton, SL1 1
bathroom renovations near Eton, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Manor Park, SL1 3
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Clewer Village, SL4 5
garage conversion near Datchet, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly 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’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included