The Property refurbishment Specialists York Town, GU15 3
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 York Town, GU15 3 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 York Town
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 renovation near York Town, GU15 3
kitchen renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
garage conversion near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Frogmore, GU17 0
garage conversion near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
garage conversion near Camberley, GU15 2
house renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought 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 fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm 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 presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included