The Renovation Specialists Marlow Bottom
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 Marlow Bottom, SL7 3 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 Marlow Bottom
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan 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 need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included