The Property refurbishment Specialists Ashford, TW15 2
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Ashford, TW15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Ashford
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:house refurbishments near Ashford, TW15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
garage conversion near Littleton Common, TW15 1
house renovation near West Bedfont, TW14 8
house renovation near Stanwell, TW19 7
bathroom renovations near Charlton, TW17 0
house refurbishments near Littleton, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of