The House renovation Specialists West Heath, GU14 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over West Heath, GU14 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house renovation 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 West Heath
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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 West Heath, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
home improvement near Southwood, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive 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 detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of