The House refurbishments Specialists St Johns, GU22 0
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 St Johns, GU22 0 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 St Johns
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:garage conversion near Hook Heath, GU22 0
property refurbishment near St Johns, GU22 0
house refurbishments near Mayford, GU22 0
renovation near Kingfield, GU22 7
garage conversion near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
kitchen renovation near Westfield, GU22 9
kitchen refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided 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 possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of