The Property refurbishment Specialists Ash Vale
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Ash Vale, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Ash Vale
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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:kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
property refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; 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 thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of