The House refurbishments Specialists Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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:home improvement near Tongham, GU10 1
house renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
garage conversion near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Normandy, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of