The House refurbishments Specialists York Town, GU15 3
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 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 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 York Town
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 York Town, GU15 3
house refurbishments near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
house renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Frogmore, GU17 0
house refurbishments near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
home improvement near Frimley, GU16 9
refurbishment company near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near College Town, GU47 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. 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 thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 validate 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 omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of