The Renovation Specialists Marlow Common
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 Common, SL7 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 Marlow Common
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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kitchen refurbishment near Temple, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
garage conversion near Marlow, SL7 1
home improvement near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
house refurbishments near Hurley, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of