The House refurbishments Specialists Windlesham, GU20 6
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 Windlesham, GU20 6 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 Windlesham
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:property refurbishment near Windlesham, GU20 6
house refurbishments near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
garage conversion near Lightwater, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Bagshot, GU19 5
garage conversion near Brick Hill, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
bathroom renovations near Brook Place, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Donkey Town, GU24 9
home improvement near Scotswood, SL5 9
home improvement near Broomhall, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of