The Renovation Specialists Slough
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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:garage conversion near Slough, SL3 7
garage conversion near Upton, SL1 1
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Upton Lea, SL2 5
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Datchet Common, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually 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 probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will offer 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder 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 a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods 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 terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of