The House refurbishments Specialists Aldershot, GU11 1
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 Aldershot, GU11 1 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 Aldershot
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:bathroom renovations near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house refurbishments near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Ash, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very 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 an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of