The House refurbishments Specialists Normandy, GU3 2
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Normandy, GU3 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Normandy
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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?
- Specialists in house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Willey Green, GU3 2
renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Fairlands, GU3 3
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really 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 speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult 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 home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure 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 what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included